Burning Issue

Three months ago, Chris Grayling the Transport Secretary published his much-heralded Road to Zero strategy for transport in the UK after pledging to ban fossil fuelled cars by 2040. It wasn’t much but it gave perhaps just a glimmer of

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Channel 4 News

I am not often a great fan of Twitter, however, this from Channel 4 New’s John Snow just about sums up the appalling state of democracy in the UK. Listen and weep.   

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Occasional Thoughts

Part of my occasional series of interesting thoughts, these from Voltaire.

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A trip to Benmore

The U3A meteorology group I am a member of recently to a trip west to Dunoon and the Royal Botanic Garden, Benmore where we met with some of the staff and saw their weather recording station. The weather was foul

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A Short Story

Click on A short story just for fun.  

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Carbon Brief Fact Check!

Nothing much more to be said: Fact Check At Carbon Brief More climate change more wildfires.      

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Edinburgh Fringe

Propeller The Edinburgh Fringe; huge unwieldy concoction of the good the bad and the downright disgraceful. Well the usual mix that is. However, my first show this year that really hit the mark was Propeller at the Pleasance. So you

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