Category Archives: News and politics

Sunday, 5th June, 2016

A little girl, perhaps 3 years old and cradled in her mother’s arms, observed the scene. Her mother was shouting at “those in authority” – the men assigned to keep the immigrants in the place designated by their bosses.   The … Continue reading

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Saturday, 23rd August, 2014.

My friend (some imagine my alter ego) Archie Lowe post this on his “Weekend Wales Watch” blog.   I could do nothing but post what he says here, on my own blog, for it sums up a lot of my … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 17th April, 2013.

She divided us in life. She divides us in death. Teach your children well. Teach them of our once-efficient railway infra-structure; of our once-productive coal-mines; of the ships we built; of our many factories which used to produce fine, well-made … Continue reading

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Saturday, 9th February, 2013.

Just a quick post to let people know that the working-class movement is alive and kicking.   Up The Revolution! http://www.buggerthebankers.com/

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Wednesday, 15th September, 2010.

I received the following mail from one of my "Gentle Humour Gang" – as you’ll see from my reply which follows it, I enjoyed the joke, and it sparked off certain thoughts for me:- I saw that there is to … Continue reading

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Friday, 20th August, 2010.

This isn’t another "What I Did On My Holidays" outburst – our journey from Rhayader to Abbeycwmhir must wait for a while.   This is a slightly edited text of a mail I sent today in reply to one I received … Continue reading

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Wo Is Me

Well, here’s me writing all this deathless prose and nothing available via the Interweb.     But, I tell myself, it’s all good practice for when I find myself a proper website.   If anyone ever reads this (other than … Continue reading

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