Monthly Archives: November 2011

Waste

How much water do we waste as a nation running the cold tap to make sure we get cold water to drink? Even though it’s bloody winter! Further to this, more water down the sink as we run the cold … Continue reading

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Just who’s streets are they?

Why do they put warnings about ROAD works and diversionsĀ on the PAVEMENT? If it relates to the ROAD, put it in the bloody ROAD. Not on the PAVEMENT where it gets in my way and has no meaningĀ to me anyway. … Continue reading

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Antisocial or what?

Is THE most unpleasant and unhealthy place in Britain the 20 or so feet just outside the gates of any railway station? It’s where the desperate smokers stop to light up after what must have seemed an eternity to them, … Continue reading

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Romford

Why has the building at the end of Romford market STILL got scaffolding round it, what, 8 years after it was built? Are they afraid it’s going to fall down or have the company that erected it gone bust or … Continue reading

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This country

I’ve figured out why this country is going soft. The parents of the kid that lives in our close give him a lift to the bottom of the road to catch a bus to school. The same journey that I … Continue reading

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Slugs

Is the proleferation of slugs, just after Guy Fawkes Night (or GFN as we in the ‘trade’ know it), a direct result of the increase in sulphurous fumes that are created? Or are they just the Devils Digits, come out … Continue reading

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Bang

Today I shall mostly be driving around with about 50 kilos of explosives in a van. No, I haven’t gone all Sharia and become a terrorist. This is Day 1 of 3 of what’s known as Silly Season in the … Continue reading

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