Making contact

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British red post box and telephone box

When I was growing up in the 1970’s there were essentially only two ways to contact someone you weren’t actually sitting next to. You could either write a letter and … Read More

Those election promises

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Cartoon of man speaking

The UK has just embarked on yet another general election. Once again, the airwaves are full of promises with political parties pledging to spend billions on education, healthcare, and housing. … Read More

Remember what it was

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People outside the Garden Tomb in Jerusalem

On 6th June 1964 General Eisenhower returned to Omaha Beach in Normandy. Twenty years earlier 2,000 men had lost their lives on the same beach securing it for the Allied … Read More