When I was first invited to write these columns, I was told that while I was free to choose any topic I wanted, there were two that under all circumstances I would be wise to steer clear of.
Learning as we get older used to be a big buzz in Government. It was called ‘Lifelong Learning’ but that phrase seems to have disappeared in the last decade which is not a good thing.
April Fools‘ Day is joyous, it is the start of spring and plays right into my occasionally childlike mind.
We're doomed. Yes, doomed I tell you, all because no one told us that climate change harms cute little fluffy kittens.
Between 24th December and today, the Chinese have landed on the dark side of the moon, Alfie Moon vanished, the US stock market had its worst Christmas eve and also its largest ever rise in one day, Snoop Dog offered to rehome a stray dog from Stoke and Dons player Sam Cosgrove became a cult hero.
In my day job I’m recruiting for oil and gas instrument and electrical engineers - but here is a job spec that is something really quite different.