PUT THE POLITICIANS ON THE MINIMUM WAGE AND WATCH HOW FAST THINGS CHANGE
Civilisation has operated in two ways - To make one part of society more affluent and the other more wretched than would have been the lot of either in a natural state
There are Natural Rights and Civil Rights. Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness
Where Our Power to Execute Our Natural Rights is Perfect, Government has No Legitimate Jurisdiction
When the Forces for War are Greater than the Forces for Peace   Then the World is in Danger
Politics is not a Dirty Word. It is a Way of Life. How is Your Way of Life Today ?

Travel and Transport

High Speed To Disaster ?

China relaunches world’s fastest train The faster they go, the longer it takes them to stop and more likely they are to crash. 22 August 2017   From the sectionTechnology

Sack the Tories – Nationalise the Railways

Investment Giants Pocketed £200m From Train Fares   CITY speculators have secretly creamed off £200 million from passengers, rail union RMT claimed yesterday.   18th Aug. 2017 Conrad Landin  

The bi-oceanic railway to connect South America

  The 21st century equivalent of the Panama Canal is a railway corridor     Author: Darcy Borrero Batista |  informacion@granma.cu august 14, 2017 13:08:57 Photo: Granma Baptized the 21st century equivalent of

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THE NATIONAL TRUST FARNE ISLANDS

    WHO WILL ORGANISE A MASS TRESPASS ?   The Radical 6th August 2017   THE C RAMBLERS ASSOCIATION ?   NOW YOU MUST PAY £7 PER PERSON TO

The Slow Train To Nowhere North

Labour Gets On Board The Rally For Rail Campaign   A MOBILE “rally for rail” campaign has hit the road calling on the government to reverse its “betrayal” over rail

HS ONE TOO -The Higher Snobs Upper Class Line

  HS2 routes: Where will it go? Will homes be demolished? When will it be finished?   Final route from Birmingham to Manchester and Leeds revealed  Samuel Osborne    The

Maps are Books For Ramblers

This map shows the weirdest place names in the UK   Posted about 11 hours ago by Greg Evans in news           Picture: REDDIT/PETRARCH1603   Are you ever embarrassed by the name of your home

London Demonstration via the Sun ?

ON THE NOT SO VIRGIN LINE   Newcastle – London Train £78.50 – with 1/3rd off Student Rail Card    Newcastle – Menorca (??)  £15.99 Menorca – London (??) £10.99

Hard Brexit is Like the Hard Shoulder

  Mostly Empty with the minimum of Rhetoric …   The Radical 19th April 2017   Except for those broken down -Tory Policies   I should refer here to the

The Riddle of St Ives in Cornwall

  Wives in St Ives….    The Radical –  1st Feb 2017.   …..A visit to this place with a “Hou” here and “Fatla Genes” there falls on deaf ears,

The Longest Day – Hykeham to Penzance

  We will describe this break as “The Flying SouthMan”………..   The Radical – 30th Jan 2017   …….What  is it with Rail Travel ? East Coast / West Coast

Fuel for Thought

PetrolPrices.com: Predictions for 2017 News entry dated 27th Dec 2016 Predicting petrol prices in an increasingly unpredictable world isn’t an easy thing to do! However, that doesn’t mean we cannot

Free or Budget Northern Events in 2017

  VISIT THE LARGEST VIKING FESTIVAL IN EUROPE York, North Yorkshire ENJOY THE ENERGY OF THE SOUTH TYNESIDE FESTIVAL South Shields, Tyne and Wear EXPLORE HEBDEN BRIDGE IN YORKSHIRE, WHERE

The Worst of Best Western Hotels

 The Best Western, Brook Hotel, Norwich, were contacted on ….  – The Radical – 1st Nov. 2016 –  …..Friday 28th Oct 2016, concerning their offer of 2 Nights Dinner Bed

Carlton Park Hotel, Rotherham,

 Where all disabled rooms … The Radical-   18th Sept.2016 ….have baths not walk in showers, and head height fixed shower points,   where the Wifi connection is anything, but

Usurp UKIP – Letter to Jeremy Corbyn MP

Ban Road Tolls- Open Letter To Jeremy Corbyn   -The Radical-9th August 2016-   Scrap the Charges Usurp UKIP Nationalise the Tolls If you form a Government Tolls should be

Usurp UKIP – Letter to Jeremy Corbyn MP

Ban Road Tolls- Open Letter To Jeremy Corbyn   -The Radical-9th August 2016-   Scrap the Charges Usurp UKIP Nationalise the Tolls If you form a Government Tolls should be

The Boston Stump

A BRIEF HISTORY OF BOSTON, LINCOLNSHIRE, ENGLAND-   Market Days – Wednesday & Saturday       By Tim Lambert   BOSTON IN THE MIDDLE AGES   According to legend

Economic Sparks

Electric vehicles   Electric or plug-in vehicles come in all shapes and sizes with a wide array of technologies making up this sector.   Our best practice guide on plug-in

Green Oil ?

Driving Green: Separating fact from fiction IT USED to be so simple.   When buying a car you’d select the body style you wanted, along with the colour and spec.

Over the Sea to the Skye not the EU

RMT: Quit EU to save public CalMac ferries   TRANSPORT union RMT called for a Leave vote in the forthcoming EU referendum yesterday, to save Caledonian ferry services from privatisation.

Buffy’s Line

Crossrail: How London’s Tube map will look after the launch of the Elizabeth Line, running from Shenfield and Abbey Wood to Reading 24 February 2016 8:04am by Catherine Neilan Share:

Yet Prices at the Pumps Go Up

There are now more than 3bn barrels of excess oil in the world   Record ‘cushion’ of surplus oil will protect the world against ‘geopolitical shocks or unexpected supply disruptions’

No More Skoda Jokes then ?

VW diesel emissions investigation widened to include other brands   German regulators to run tests on possible ‘unusual pollutants emissions’ on other models including BMW, Mercedes and Ford   Twenty-three