Category Archives: Current Affairs

The Return of a Wartime Disease

Unbelievably, scurvy and rickets are on the increase in the UK. According to our newspaper, children in some sections of the population are living on pure junk diets. The credit crisis is cited as a major factor in this as … Continue reading

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A Sad Day For Healthcare

Today’s news that the UK’s Care Quality Commission (CQC) took steps to cover up the results of an investigation into a maternity unit at a Cumbrian hospital, is frankly staggering. Where will it end? Don’t get sick out of hours. … Continue reading

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Hospital Heal Thyself

A couple of weeks ago, our local newspaper reported that our town’s hospital was going to be put up for sale. This provoked a mixed response. Frankly, the anecdotal reports about the place and the quality of it’s activities have … Continue reading

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Message for an Unknown Reader

For theĀ attention of: GCHQ Computer Operator Hello, Just thought I’d drop you a line to see how you’re doing. Gosh, it must be boring monitoring all that email / internet traffic. I hope for all our sakes, that you find … Continue reading

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Murder

Tonight, I feel I must express my absolute disgust, horror and revulsion at the death of Drummer Lee Rigby. Did I say death? What we’re talking about here is murder. Cold blooded murder of an innocent man, in broad daylight, … Continue reading

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