Brian's Blog

…one man's contribution to the Weeeeerly Wild World

My 2 cents for the 4 topics

Today on the Radio 2 Jeremy Vine Show (with Paddy sitting in for Jeremy) there were four topics for which I had opinions floating round my head, so in order … Continue reading

18 October, 2017 · Leave a comment

No time to stop and think…

…let alone write. Actually, my writing routine had slipped before things got busy, and I say routine in italics because it wasn’t like I would set a day and time … Continue reading

17 October, 2017 · 4 Comments

My Carfree Day – 2017

Yesterday it was World Carfree Day, so I donned my custom-made T-shirt and buried it and the rest of me beneath some waterproofs and set out on my bike for … Continue reading

23 September, 2017 · Leave a comment

World Peace Day 2017

Thursday 21st September Today is World Peace Day, or the International Day of Peace, as it is officially called by the UN, and so I got pondering once again about … Continue reading

21 September, 2017 · Leave a comment

Ebay: bogus Firefox update

Since ebay don’t provide an easy way to notify them of a problem page/advert, I’ll post my issue here instead. I was browsing some items on ebay when a small … Continue reading

18 September, 2017 · 2 Comments

World Carfree Day

Friday 22nd September It’s that time of year again, World Carfree Day; except, I sold my car last year and either cycle… or run (or sometimes walk) if I have … Continue reading

17 September, 2017 · Leave a comment

Be on your guard…

Story time in The Children’s Encyclopedia by Arthur Mee; just a short one from Volume 5, p.3495:      A Brahmin had been to a town to buy a goat for … Continue reading

7 September, 2017 · Leave a comment