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They Still Don’t Get It

Ex-minister Stephen Byers is caught out demanding £5,000 a day – a day!- for securing…

Thomson Loco

A little while ago, in a fit of new year uncluttering, I signed up via…

Utt(er)ly barmy

Authors routinely complain about boorish punters at book signings, but I don’t think any of…

Voluntary = Compulsory

In the brave new world of education, a “voluntary” contribution to the cost of a…

Pope Wrong Shock Horror

Who’d have thought it? Er… isn’t he supposed to be infallible? You can’t get the…

£5 worse off

I bought some supplies in a nationally known store the other day. I won’t identify…

Is that all right for yourself?

My car is being repaired. The insurance company phoned to say it should be ready…

An announcement

Over the tannoy in a supermarket yesterday:“Can a member of price integrity go to aisle…

Am I missing something?

In the continuing fiasco about the lost data, HMRC has now offered a reward of…

Man breaks up with girlfriend: a nation mourns

Just wanted to get this in before Private Eye. Obviously worthy of the first spot…