Monthly Archives: January 2013

St. Bede’s College, Manchester – Down The Creek – Up The Tub.

Since June 2011 I have been saying that because of the uncomfortably undue haste with which the previous headmaster at St Bede’s College in Manchester was relieved of his responsibilities at the school and with the arrival of the inadequate Mr Daniel Kearney, appearing over the hill like the US cavalry with all guns blazing and bugles blowing, beating out… (more…)

Bad Teeth Or Cancer Continued.

On the 29th August 2012 I wrote a blog on the dangers of fluoridation of drinking water in Ireland entitled Bad Teeth or Cancer, Bone Disease and Brain Damage, That Is the Question?  Helen my wife met our TD (Member Of Parliament in Ireland), Mr Frank Feighan and started regaling him with the dangers involved in the process.  He asked… (more…)

People Watching.

When I am relaxed with nothing pressing, one of my favourite pastimes is people watching.  I watch them in bus queues, at railway stations, on trains, in shops, in fact anywhere there are people and I’m not busy, I’m watching.  Not from any lascivious or sexual pleasure, just watching and making up stories in my head as to why they… (more…)

Political Priapism

It has taken me a couple of weeks to get over Dave McGarry’s death and judging by the amount of e-mails and comments received, I would guess his death has disturbed a great number of people and him a Catholic priest whose stock as a group of people has been lowered considerably over the last few years.  It just shows… (more…)