Category Archives: current events

Hot Dogs

No-one in their right mind would leave a dog in a car in this horrendous heat, yet people still do so and the RSPCA can be called to vehicles to retrieve animals in distress. I remember fatalities at a car … Continue reading

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Argh! Put them away!!

It’s going to be another hot sweltering day, and you’d think that doing an impression of a walking sauna would shed pounds off me. Nope. Unfriendly scales this morning despite the speedy melon, raspberries, strawberries, nectarines, fresh apricots, peaches, salads, … Continue reading

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Depends on the Day

Today is Monday, the day following Sunday that heralds the start of a new week. A day when most of my working colleagues were miserable or grumpy because the weekend was over and they were about to be stuck in … Continue reading

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Anger Rising

Heads will roll, and people want justice after the Grenfell Fire. (link) My Opinion on reading a headline saying the residents did not want a sprinkler system installed in the building: How dare some council tosser pass the buck like … Continue reading

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London Fire

Anyone tuning into the news this morning, especially here in the UK, will see the coverage of a horrendous fire in a 24 storey block of flats. It was what I came downstairs to and I could not believe it … Continue reading

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Old Faithful

Years ago, I had what probably every other girl had in her wardrobe, a LBD. Every special occasion, party, birthday or presentation saw me wearing this frock which lasted for years. I paid something like £30 for it which in … Continue reading

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Under Attack

Another attack in the UK, this time London. Theresa May will be calling her COBR meeting later today. Wonder if she is kicking herself for reducing the Threat Level from Critical to Severe just days after the Manchester bombings. I … Continue reading

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