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

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

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