Month: Jan 2019

Using multimedia with Linux or similar

I spoke with my manager yesterday about this and they are happy for me to proceed – as I am in a Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences it makes sense and creates opportunities for innovation to find multimedia options that work with Linux…

Unaffiliating from labour

Jeremy Corbyn finally showed some of his true colours last week promoting the corrupt predator Bill Gates and his corrupt empire. I don’t know why he had been hiding it in plain sight for so long. As I’ve said so many times once I…

Dorking ‘manuka’ honey ☺

Have started working with Dorking Food Float as a ‘floater’ occasional volunteer on their Saturday market stall in town centre. https://foodfloat.org We have now got Phacelia local honey. Bee hives are placed directly over and in a phacelia crop to minimise any additional pollen…

Why the fuss about Turkey’s relationship with EU and Britain or anywhere else

For the sake of the country, Boris Johnson should resign from politics and go and run a West End Theatre. he has the charisma, he can lie on stage and he will be (eventually) adored for it if successful. Sadly I think the wealth…

DICATS update – quite long

We will have a confirmed provisional schedule hopefully available by end of next week. I am not on the submission review subcommittee because I’m not an art therapist so I don’t know what has been approved or not. It looks like we will have…

“I believe imaginative tolerance to be among the foremost virtues of a civilised mind”

Brilliant from the brilliant Aneurin Bevan, very appropriate for Brexit / EU debates where twitter yelling is often the norm (as opposed to pubs where people used to do this in person)

European Alternatives – when two tribes go to war

I went to an Another Europe event in autumn even though there was the inevitable anti-Russia stuff present. There were some good examples from Turkish presentations and a really interesting Italian former minister who spoke about the US pressure on European countries not to…