Christianity

Good Friday

  The first of the Good Friday Collects Almighty God, we beseech thee graciously to behold this thy family, for which our Lord Jesus Christ was contented to be betrayed, and given up into the [more…]

European Union

Leave

In June 2016 the British people took the momentous decision to leave the European Union. They took this decision based on their true feelings and their belief, in my opinion, that the EU has gone [more…]

European Union

May in March

A Cautionary Tale with apologies to Hilaire Belloc The chief defect of Mrs May Was talking tough, then giving way. When, after manifold disasters As the Home Secretary, her masters Conspired to raise her to [more…]

Arts

PMQs with Going Postal

Link to PMQs on Parliament TV. Daily Politics Andrew Neil reviews Prime Minister’s Questions with energy minister Claire Perry and shadow justice secretary Richard Burgon. They also examine NHS funding and alleged anti-Semitism within the [more…]

Authoritarianism

The threat fae Russha

Ah mind tha otha day there we aw’ thott the stashun wiz gettin’ attocked wi’ wan o’ they deadly nerff ayjunts fae Rusha. It wis aboot hoff eight in the mornen an’ the Sarge decidet [more…]