Monthly Archives: September 2011

Steam train trip to Plymouth

A short video memory of a wonderful day out by steam train to the historic Devon seaside town of Plymouth

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Battle of Britain Day

I subscribe to a Financial Pundit’s blog – Terry Smith straight talking blog This is normally about his comments on the present financial crisis. But today he posted a tribute to the non-British pilots in the Battle of Britain, which … Continue reading

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Threat to our Oceans – Destroying the Ocean floor, through deep sea bottom Trawling

Our oceans are being decimated — deep-sea trawlers are clear-cutting our ocean floors leaving vast wastelands. A crucial UN fisheries meeting is happening in 48 hours — and it could be the turning point in the fight against senseless ocean … Continue reading

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9-11 ten years on

9-11 and 7-7 will be on our minds today. But maybe we should think more on how we and our leaders might have handled things better. Learn lessons for the future. Not least: to practice what we preach; lead by … Continue reading

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