Category Archives: General Ramblings

General non-specific ramblings that do not fit in a specific category

The first day of Spring

It is officially the first day of spring. After a very hard and cold winter with lots of snow it is nice to think the warmth of spring is meant to be arriving. Continue reading

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“Only 10 per cent of the new jobs created in the next ten years will be unskilled” –Gordon Brown

Only 10 per cent of the new jobs created in the next ten years will be unskilled. That means 90% of the jobs of the future come with better chances of decent pay, steady promotion and Long-term prospects.
It means the majority of people having not a job but Continue reading

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Laddie ventures out in the snow

Laddie tries a walk in the first snow of 2010. Continue reading

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BBC NEWS Doors shut at last UK piano maker

Does the UK actually manufacture anything anymore?? BBC NEWS | England | Beds/Bucks/Herts | Doors shut at last UK piano maker

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BBC NEWS | Education | Universities ‘fail on standards’

You can tell the summer is here at last. The annual rubbishing of the exam results take to the headlines in the news yet again! Each year the news finds ways of criticising the standards of the education of the youth of today whether it be GCSE, A levels or University degrees. Continue reading

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My Annual Visit to Worthing Festival

Today I paid what has become my annual visit to Worthing. Nothing like a day at the seaside normally and the past few years it has been scorching hot. However I was not so lucky this year as it started spitting with rain as I got near Worthing. Continue reading

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Big Brother 10 Live Feed Withdrawn

Here we are at the tenth series of Big Brother. It seems Channel 4 are trying to kill it off or maybe they are just too skint to produce programming properly anymore. We are of course referring to the decision to kill off the live feed. Continue reading

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Court jails Pirate Bay founders

A court in Sweden has jailed four men behind Pirate Bay , the world’s most high-profile file-sharing website, in a landmark case. This court case outcome has set my mind on the bigger picture. Continue reading

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Bluebells, Primroses and Gorse in flower

A quick post of some pictures of the wild flowers in bloom at the moment including the bluebells Continue reading

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No live feed for CBB this year!

Channel 4 have announced that will not be supplying a live feed for Celebrity Big Brother this year but instead will be putting the resources into more clips on the website. Continue reading

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