Moanday Morning – Electioneering

Holidays are coming and so is electioneering. In fact where you are it may already be here. All over Britain people are drawing curtains and turning down their televisions for fear of encouraging the doorsteppers. Our time will come in Ireland in the New Year. When election posters will go up on every available pole. […]

Holiday Snaps – Berlin Walls and Philly Bells

I’m indebted to reader Mark Konig @_markkoenig for his comments on my thoughts on the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. In my blog Mark questioned ‘how could the Walll be a symbol of USSR?’ And, yes. it is important to say that this was the GDR and that the greater […]