Digging with the right foot.

2nd May 2020 14

As a lockdown limbo lingers, there is talk, as our mild weather continues, of reopening public places in time for the May Bank Holiday next Friday during National Gardening Week. It begs the question: can garden centres now be considered essential? According to a report by The Sun earlier this week, an estimated £200 million worth of plants in the … [Read on]

Let them dress in PPE

21st April 2020 3

The Personal Protective Equipment crisis and the desperate lack of other critical hospital equipment highlights our need for a greater global industrial independence. As the national demand for personal protective equipment (PPE) heightens, our reliance on countries such as China for trade is brought into sharp perspective.  On Sunday evening, The Guardian reported that a ‘vital shipment of protective equipment, including … [Read on]

St George and the Islamic Dragon ?

27th April 2019 12

The 23rd of April was St George’s Day, that perennial day of politically correct paranoia.  Or not – just public propaganda telling us it was. The day when an Englishmen dare not show any hint of patriotism,  paralysed by fear. Even thinking about displaying a St George’s flag feels as though it is psychologically punishable by the thought police with … [Read on]