The willful destruction of some of the loveliest places in the Lake District – aided and abetted by the Authorities?

Lake District   Machu Picchu, Peru Great Wall of China The Taj Mahal Most British people will know of the Lake District in Cumbria, even if they have never actually been able to visit it – or perhaps they might know it better by its other titles of ‘The Lakes’ or ‘Lakeland’? Whatever, it is undoubtedly […]

Killer and criminal ‘Charlie Alliston’ DID indeed escape justice – no surprise there then?

Charlie Alliston’s new head tattoo [a  ‘trophy’(?)]   A couple of weeks ago, a post here outlined how lying Charlie Alliston had in February 2016, become the unrepentant killer of a mother of two by smashing into her at 18 miles an hour with his ‘illegal’ bicycle at lunchtime on a central London busy street, […]

Killer ‘Charlie Alliston’ – another criminal about to escape justice

Singlespeed & Fixed Gear “I still feel that variable gears are only for people over forty-five. Isn’t it better to triumph by the strength of your muscles than by the artifice of a derailer? We are getting soft…As for me, give me a fixed gear!” Henri Desgrange (31 January 1865 – 16 August 1940), a […]

Obesity in Children – disgraceful parental neglect?

This is a follow-up post to that titled ”Obesity in Adults – a life destroyer and a threat to Earth’s survival?” which was published here last week. Those who have read the earlier post would know about the disastrous course for the Planet that mankind is set on regarding overpopulating it and into the bargain […]

Obesity in Adults – a life destroyer and a threat to Earth’s survival?

  There can be no doubt about it in anyone’s mind can there? There is an epidemic of obesity sweeping the World that is threatening our human existence with extinction and indeed survival of this very planet, isn’t there? The increasingly heavy burden on the world’s population imposed by obesity affects both rich and poor […]

New health guidelines say alcohol drinking gives you cancers – time at least to bring in Prohibition in the United Kingdom?

 USA style There is a link between drinking any alcohol at all that brings with it the risk of cancer say researchers, so the UK’s Chief Medical Officer now advises drastic and tough reductions in consumption – logically she should though be proposing complete abstinence if there is no such thing as a safe level, […]