Thanks

Just want to say thank you to anyone who has viewed my postings so far . I have only started this carry on recently so it’s good to know that I am not talking to a blank wall. Comments are especially welcome. A word of caution to all ……when you are driving,  no matter how…

Frosty morning

‘Twas a beautiful morning this morning. Crisp clear freezing. The car had to be defrosted before I headed off to work. The roads were white and a hint of ice meant I had to be careful with the speed. No matter. The sun was rising golden behind a bank of cloud above the Wicklow mountains…

The Greatest Goal Ever ?

I’ve just seen that goal . Greatest ever ? No way . Great composure and skill ..granted. Great vision ? DEFINITELY . But…………….. It was scored in a friendly where nothing was at stake . Let’s hear it for Stevie G in the FA Cup final v West Ham not to mention that header that night in Istanbul…

War in Palestine

So depressing to listen to the news regarding the escalation of violence in The Gaza Strip and the justification trotted out by the “leaders” on both sides. Meanwhile innocent children are being killed and maimed daily . For what ? Where are the statesmen and stateswomen who can cry “Stop” and gather all sides together…

Missing Blog

I had a rant earlier about the proposed site of the new children’s hospital. I thought I posted it but being new to this I obviously didn’t hit something. So, in brief : the boys at the top have changed but all is still the same . By the way , there’s some sort of election…

Things that annoy me !

Driving into Dublin this morning on the M4, I saw and again fumed and bit my lip and cursed those responsible for the succession of massive, green, overhead signs, each of which probably cost an exhorbitant and greatly inflated amount of European euros back in the (Celtic Tiger) day and as a result cannot now be…