Books Dear Boy, Books

This is to rephrase that classic quote “Events dear boy Events”, from the MacMillan era after the invasion of Suez in 1956.  There is much debate as to who actually said this first.  Despite that uncertainty in the interim it has become folk lore. The other is that […]

Imperial War Museum-Things to discuss

I hope you’ll appreciate that there are no photographs from the Holocaust Gallery of the Imperial War Museum London  to accompany this piece.  Partly it is the ruling from the Imperial War Museum and also because the images themselves are quite disturbing. The gallery was only recently revamped […]

Inspire-Discussion over Coffee

A good meeting with friends over coffee requires a topic of conversation- think book clubs or political discussions- strangely heated at this time. Have you ever discussed Car washing?.  This can have all sorts to angles and should not get too heated (a blessing at this time of […]