Monthly Archives: March 2013

Now for something completely different

I watched the budget on Wednesday and wish I hadn’t. There was a time when during the budget the chancellor would real off which taxes were going up, which ones were going down. Now its 50 minutes of pure political … Continue reading

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Top 25

Well I return from Cheltenham a richer man than when I went. I had a few places last week but no actual winners, but managed to win the place pot on Wednesday that put me well in front. Tuesday was … Continue reading

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Our Survey Says

What is it with Companies and doing surveys. I had my bank on the phone this morning wasting 20 minutes of my time asking¬†benign questions. One question they asked was what level of service do I get from counter staff … Continue reading

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All Aboard the Skylark

Sorry to hear of the death of Richard Briers last week and then a couple of days later that of Bob Godfrey the animator. It brought back happy memories of watching Rhubarb and Custard and Noah and Nelly in my … Continue reading

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Take a Butchers

I hope the recent health scare on Horse meat found in burgers and ready meals, means that people will start to support there local butchers. I have always bought my meat from a Butchers mainly because of the taste is … Continue reading

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