Author: James Higham

The boy who asked why

The best laid plans …

Compared to Andrew Allison‘s woes and probably yours as well, my source of annoyance this morning must seem insignificant. It was the sheer disorganization which made me write a timetable.  I was promising to get back to people and not…

Most liveable cities? Really?

There’s an Australian travel blog which always seems to come up with interesting things.  His latest is about “most liveable cities’ lists which get published from time to time and as he says; I always have a laugh at those…

Not this shill again… surely

I thought we’d already disposed of this shill but today the Telegraph brings her back in full cry.  For goodness sake!  As was said back then: There are so many things about it. Firstly, she is precisely that type of…

Domestic tip for Tuesday

When you buy a new pair of leather shoes which require breaking in, just insert John West tuna lunch lids [cardboard and octagonal] down the backs of your socks so the edge of the upper doesn’t dig into the bone.…