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

Viva Cuba –

Why you need to visit Cuba NOW   For years, adventurous American tourists have navigated their way around the US travel ban to get to Cuba’s pristine shores, sample its

Boris Learns the Underground Trains Don’t Run without Drivers

Fresh Tube strike in London                                                                         British commuters are given information at a closed underground gate at Victoria station during a tube strike in London on July

Royal Road Rage ?

Impatient Queen drives her car onto grass and around couple blocking her way to church   The Queen displayed an impatient streak more typical of her husband Prince Philip when

Hot Air ?

The Goldberg Brothers – The Inventors of the Automobile Air Conditioner Here’s a little fact for automotive buffs, or just to dazzle your friends. The four Goldberg brothers, Lowell, Norman,

Death on the Roads

Her last call was from a new cell (mobile) phone       Please share. Just a reminder of what can happen.     This all happened in a fraction

Tourism Cuba Style

2 million foreign tourists arrive to Cuba On July 10, the number of international visitors to Cuba reached two million , 39 days earlier than the same figure achieved in

A Dutch Retriever ?

  RightsandWrongs does give personal recommendations and having travelled KLM I should say the seats were hard and narrow but I like their ingenuity. The Radical Clever Dutch dog    

What Car That Got Through ?

Violent thunderstorms sweep across Britain on hottest day of the year Parts of the country hit by torrential rain and lightning as temperatures are   expected to reach 26C        

A Car for £400 ?

    CHINA’S NEW “LITTLE CAR”   aka “THE HIGHWAY SUPPOSITORY”        This is not a joke, they do sell for $600.00 and they won’t be able to

Bypass Hykeham ?

NORTH HYKEKAM, Lincolnshire, NEEDS A BYPASS But what is the Tory MP doing about it ?  “SPEECHLESS” George Osborne needs to Invest in our Infrastructure The Plans Are all drawn

Definitions For Dummies

by- pass ringroad   1. A highway that circumvents around an obstructed or congested area.

Brent Oil –

                                         6 Month Crude Oil Prices and Price Charts Crude Oil Price    67.39 USD/bbl (59.78 EUR/bbl)    07 May 2015    –    52 Week Low    46.18 USD/bbl        52 Week High    114.77

Scot Rail & the 1993 Railways Act

Labour attack on ScotRail franchise decision comes off the rails  13 October 2014 SNP MSP for Glasgow, Bob Doris, today hailed the decision to award the new ScotRail franchise to

Brent Crude – Fuel Prices should be Lower

Select Timeframe:   7 Day1 Month3 Months6 Months1 Year18 Months2 Years3 Years4 Years5 Years6 Years7 Years8 Years9 Years10 Years Crude Oil Brent Related ETFs:              BNO                                 Latest Crude Oil Brent

Skoda More than a Joke

Škoda Works   Former type Private Industry Conglomerates Fate divided Successor Doosan Škoda Power Pilsen Steel Škoda Auto Škoda JS Škoda Transportation Founded Plzeň, Kingdom of Bohemia, Austrian Empire (1859 (1859))

Ways of Seeing the World

“Don’t let Terrorists Stop You From Seeing the World” says Simon Calder Which bit of the World has he in mind ? There must be lots of places Simon Calder


Number 1 in the World…… Just so you know….   The world’s hottest place: Death Valley National ParkThe highest air temperature ever recorded on Earth was 134 degrees Fahrenheit, at

No Hanky Panky ?

New nude beaches you need to bask on this year   Avoiding tell-tale tan lines just got a little bit easier with the unveiling of some new nude beaches around the

Airliners- Boeing v Airbus

10 Hours in the Seat: Boeing Versus Airbus? I should be a big fan of Boeing airplanes. I live in Seattle. It’s where The Boeing Company began and where most

Emigrate to South America

Ecuador named as the ‘best country in the world to retire to’ Although Ecuador ranks 65th on The Economist’s quality-of-life scale, the country’s lush climate and affordable health-care have put

Lincoln UK -The Parochial City Parish with No Ring Road

Lincoln listed by Sunday Times ‘best places to live’ guide for its historic core and leafy outskirts                                                      CATHEDRAL CITY: Lincoln’s listed in the Sunday Times’

Stolen- Public Owned East Coast Trains

 Tories’ East Coast con TRANSPORT Secretary Patrick McLoughlin calls the sordid deal to replace successful public-sector train operator Directly Operated Railways (DOR) with profit-hungry privateers “good for passengers, staff, communities

Exclusive-For Immigration Services to the Rich

PM announces new 24 hour visa service   From: Prime Minister’s Office, 10 Downing Street and The Rt Hon David Cameron MP First published: 13 November 2014 Part of: Borders

Pumping Up Fuel Prices Again ?

Oil starts to find a floor, Brent rises to $87 Article by: SAM WILKIN , Reuters Updated: October 17, 2014 – 8:47 AM   LONDON — Brent crude oil rose

Designs on the VW ?

Volkswagen Recalling Nearly 500,000 Beetles, Jettas in U.S. Recalls Would Inspect Rear Suspension for Possible Fractures By William Boston Updated Oct. 17, 2014 12:54 p.m. ET  BERLIN— Volkswagen AG  

Pattaya Posting

Pattaya Posting   Its quiet here just now. Hotel offers abound. The Hundreds of rats still have control of the Pattaya Beach after dark. (The four legged, long tailed ones.)

Pattaya – Be Forewarned

Pattaya Yellow and Blue Taxi   There has been a clamp down on charging ! They have no meter and have been asking the earth   But the starting point

20 Most Peaceful Places

  GLOBAL PEACE INDEX -20 Most Peaceful Countries Denmark tops the list of the most peaceful countries on Earth since it’s really a safe place to live. Even while Copenhagen,

Four Wheels on My Wagon but also Made in China

China Drives Global Auto Sales Growth While US Vehicle Shipments Set to Decline – Moody’s By                                                                                                                                                      Boby Michael                                                                                                                                               September 25, 2014 03:58 BST                                                                                                                                                                                       +   A Suzuki carReuters

The Viking Way-Barton -Oakham

Viking Way   From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   This article is for the English footpath. For the archaeological study of Norse paganism see     The Viking Way. Viking

Viva Cuban Tourism

C  U B A Havana.                               August 25,2014   Cuba receives two million tourists in the first half of 2014   Cuba is in good tourism stead to reach, this year,

Longhaul-Best Seat Width & Pitch

Air China Boeing 767-300 (767) 33 19.5 Overhead TV None None No Standard Air China Boeing 767-300ER (763) 33 19.5” Overhead TV None None No Standard Air India Boeing 777-200LR

Airlines with B787 Playing Sardines

Missed opportunity: Why the B787 fails the comfort test in economy   Veteran cabin crew member Jacob Cooper on why economy seating is proving unpopular on the Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Attenborough Nature Centre

Attenborough Nature Centre   Attenborough Nature Centre is an award winning Visitor and Education facility surrounded by the tranquil waters of the beautiful Attenborough Nature Reserve, owned and managed by

Safety Last on Northern Rail

“Conductors keep you safe, which is why we’re sacking them” – the contradictory poster on our railways   by  Tim Lezard – 21st August 2014, 9.22 BST The RMT has demanded

Cuba – Not all Sand and Salsa

Cuba, an attractive destination for ecotourism in the Caribbean The travel agency Ecotur celebrated its 18th anniversary with the challenge of establishing Cuba as an attractive destination for ecotourism in

Walking Routes in Britain

Welcome to Walkingworld.com   On Walkingworld you can find over 6500 routes, contributed by more than 450 walk authors. This huge library of carefully prepared guides means you can find

Let the Train Take the Gain

Rail fares set to rise by 3.6% next year, warns TUC   by  Tim Lezard – 19th August 2014, 8.30 BST   Rail fares for season tickets and other regulated