Monthly Archive: September 2015

Two Simple Questions, How Hard Can It Be?

Two Simple Questions, How Hard Can It Be?

Could you please provide me with the estimated/anticipated cost of providing a Candidate Leaflet or ‘Mailshot’ for the 2016 Mayoral Elections? Could you please provide me with the estimated/anticipated cost of providing a Candidate...

Reform Is Working (NOT)

Now I know what Theresa May is referring to when she or one of her cohorts trots out the Reform is working, Crime is Down mantra. Silly old me thought that she meant that...

Critical Mass

Critical Mass

CRITICAL MASS 1. (Nuclear Physics) the minimum mass of fissionable material that can sustain a nuclear chain reaction 2. the minimum amount of money or number of people required to start or sustain an...

And The Melton Mowbray 2015 Award Goes To…..

And The Melton Mowbray 2015 Award Goes To…..

Mr David Cameron and his Cabinet Office (Other brands of Pork Pie are most certainly available). Who are the Cabinet Office and who has eaten all the pies? And what was this terrible Pork...

I’m Beginning To Think That Our Government Are Corrupt

I’m Beginning To Think That Our Government Are Corrupt

There goes old Angry, stating the bleedin’ obvious again. I’m not quite sure what the correct term is for the political system in common usage in our country, but I do know that it...

In Breaking News–The Government Arrogantly Ignores Itself

In Breaking News–The Government Arrogantly Ignores Itself

As promised, Normal Service has been resumed. I went to sleep last night trying, and failing, to read the report issued by the Public Accounts Committee. When I woke up this morning it was...

I Need Some Help

I Need Some Help

Well I probably need help in oh so many different ways, but more about that another time. Not for the first time this week I’m going Off Piste and writing about something I normally...