Daily Archives

September 21, 2019
September 28, 2019

Stress

I am stressed, you are stressed, we are all stressed!   How is it in a society that is full of labour saving devices we fall victim to stress?   Even armed with a smartphone which can contain all our personal information and access globally to data on any subject, we end up being controlled by the […]

September 21, 2019

School Strike for Climate

A new dimension has been given to the debate on climate change.    Around this time last year, the Swedish school girl Greta Thunberg was a lone voice demanding greater efforts be made by the authorities to protect the environment.    This week on Friday the call was taken up by school children globally as they turned […]

September 14, 2019

Bold Boris

Bold Boris                              Word on the Week                          14th September 2019. Bold, not in the English sense of being confident and courageous but in the Irish sense of being a naughty boy!    Could it be that the Scottish Law Lords have called him out?    They were of one mind on the matter when they published their findings […]

September 7, 2019

Swallows and Martins

These birds have the delightful habit of congregating on the electricity wires which run diagonally across the field in front of our house.   The spectacle only lasts for a couple of weeks, always at this time of year.  Both are of the same species and have much in common. Their melodic twittering as the make […]

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