Monthly Archives: February 2012

Sick Priorities

Today, News International agreed to pay to singer Charlotte Church an alleged £600,000 compensation for hacking into her mobile phone( s ) and listening to message on her mobile phone’s answerphone. Now, I am no advocate for Rupert Murdoch or … Continue reading

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Racism, Humour & Police Oppression–An Update

Back on February 12th, I posted on my blog, a post entitled Racism, Humour & Police Oppression when I expressed my views on the actions of Greater Manchester Police (GMP) in seizing all copies of a fanzine on sale at … Continue reading

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How to Win Friends and Influence People

I have posted on here about problem cyclists and those who irritate me. I intend to do the same about motorists and other road users when I get round to it. However, today I want to have a rant about … Continue reading

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I’m Spen666 and I’m an Addict

Tonight finally brought me to the realisation that I have an addiction. I’ll come back to that in a bit. Well in the last couple of weeks, my cycling has not been as far as I wanted, but there is … Continue reading

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Racism, Humour & Police Oppression

The affairs at Old Trafford yesterday between Manchester United and Liverpool have made many headlines, mainly for things that did not happen as part of the football match. The media have focussed on incidents involving, Patrick Evra ( Man U), … Continue reading

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Ground hopping: Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United 11th February 2012

We shouldn’t have bothered! In fact We left by 1/2 time and went back to the pub – enough said.

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Road Safety–My Pet Hates about Cyclists

After my recent post on the subject of road safety, I was thinking of what irritates me on the road as I cycled to work today. In that good old British tradition (well I say its a tradition), I decide … Continue reading

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