The South African murder of ‘Anni Dewani’ – was her British husband ‘Shrien Dewani’ implicated in a contract killing or NOT?

Anni Hindocha [MURDERED]     In a week’s time, Monday 6th October 2014, the high profile trial begins under Judge Jeanette Traverso in the Western Cape High Court, of 34 yr old Shrien Dewani, a British man accused of arranging the murder in Cape Town of his new bride Anni Hindocha (aka Dewani). It is […]

A militarily weak Britain joins the new ‘Allies’ in the latest war – déjà vu?

As people grow-up, particularly boys, you learn not to get into fights where you are likely to take a beating, don’t you? In any potential confrontation, being at your strongest has always been a wise precaution, as well as not provoking trouble without good reason or a good idea how it will end, and indeed […]

“Heigh ho! Heigh ho! It’s off to War we go” – but exactly ‘whose’ War?

TODAY the House of Commons was recalled from Recess (at a massive cost in a time of austerity, and why were they on holiday again anyway? [they had gone back to work for only nine days after finishing their six weeks summer break!]). TODAY the Prime Minister David Cameron had spoken, to call for support […]

The ‘West Lothian Question’, & ‘English Votes for English Laws’ – another disgraceful political gambit?

Well, well, well. The politicians are on another destructive charge to destabilise the British treasured constitutional system after many hundreds of successful years’ operation. In a momentous decision last week, Scotland rejected an opportunity to secure their own independence after a some ‘three hundred years Union’ with England (but it was an uncomfortable close call […]

Now we know all we need to about South African Justice – it STINKS?

      The bizarre, celebrity, theatre-style, trial of one Oscar Pistorius, gave the World a fascinating window like look into the workings of the South African justice system – it has provided though a disturbing view of uneven-handedness, has provided disturbing insights, and has left many with a bad taste in the mouth. In […]

Hero, Brave, Coward, Antihero – where do you fit in?

               Victoria Cross>>>George  Cross>>>White Feather We are being faced these days with the spectacle of people being exterminated or publically murdered in Syria & Iraq, by a fanatical religious evil band of Islamic extremist terrorists (ISIS) – innocents killed simply because of their ethnicity or religion, and journalists & aid-workers thrown in to […]

Scottish Independence ‘its all over now’ – OR is it?

  Anyone who thinks that the turmoil of the past month on Scottish Independence was over on Friday 19th September 2014, has another think coming, surely? The fallout (in more than one sense of the word!) from the Referendum campaign, we can dread, is going to be felt far and wide for a considerable time? […]

The scaredy-cat Scots have flunked it – GOOD or BAD?

  Well at last the cat is out of the bag, as the saying goes. And it turns out to be a big scaredy-cat at that, doesn’t it? The timid Scottish nation (well the ‘stay-at-homers’, the ones without the nous to flee the nest like the majority of Scots), plus the foreign de-campers and squatters, […]

‘Scottish Independence’ – the Sands of Time have run out haven’t they?

  NO VOTERS YOU will vote NO if you think an Independent Scotland: makes you frightened or fearful, and you are constrained by benefits or loses, and Scotland  is irresponsibly turning its back on England and Union is economically vulnerable and unable to fully pay its way, so can expect economic ruin can’t make it […]

Independence – how to Destroy or Revive a Football Team?

The Chief Exec of a Group of four Football teams [one premiership outfit and three satellites] was totally fed up with a massive assertive groups of players causing them difficulties (by asking for better wages and bonuses treatment), and cleverly set out to bring them to heel and indeed destroy them completely. There was a […]