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About spen666

I'm a 40 something football fan and cyclist. I've been a football fanatic most of my life and have completed the 92 football league & premier league grounds Added to this numerous non league grounds, a number abroad and you start to get the picture. I took up cycling in around 2000. Although my father was a former World Vets Champion, I got into cycling accompanying my son to ride in London. This was followed by my commuting to work each day into Central London. Then doing some Sunday rides, then some audax events (www.audax.uk.net) and then a week's cycling holiday in France with a friend. From there, I got more and more into cycling and in 2009 completed LEJoG and in 2010 rode in the USA with the Police Unity Tour. I completed blogs for those events at www.aminearlythere.blogspot.com and www.bothesidesofthepond.blogspot.com Feel free to read them and learn more about me. I live alone which suits me as it gives me time at weekends to pursue my interests of cycling and football. (Well what did you expect me to say? That I'm sad at being single?) I'm currently looking for my next challenge. Any suggestions gratefully received.

Headless Chickens and Pointless Hate

So, its been over 12 months since the Referendum on leaving the European Union. Its been a momentous time. In the time since then we have had the prime minister ( Cameron) resign and a new prime minister in May … Continue reading

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You Couldn’t Make it Up!

For the last approximately 5 years I have had problems with my Gas and Electricity supplier. I won’t embarrass them by naming them. Let’s call them for simplicity by the pseudonym “NoPower” I was initially paying them monthly in advance … Continue reading

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NHA: A National Health Service exclusively for those who do not work

The National Health Service was set up to provide medical treatment for everyone free at the point of delivery. In other words, the NHS was supposed to provide treatment for everyone irrespective of their means and there was to be … Continue reading

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Why Are The Toys Thrown Out of the Pram?

  So, we have had a referendum and the population have decided they want to leave the EU. A straight forward question was asked, do you want to remain in the EU or to Leave the EU. The options on … Continue reading

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Autoglass : An Apology For The Title of My Previous Post

You may recall that I made another post about the continuing saga of the cowboys at Autoglass and their totally inept and incompetent staff. Their inability to replace a window in a mainstream car because they are incapable of ordering … Continue reading

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Autoglass–The No Service Cowboys

You will recall my earlier 2 blog posts regarding the bunch of cowboys that go by the name of Autoglass. A PICTURE SHOWING AUTOGLASS AT WORK? As long ago as 18 April I put the first of 4 separate complaints … Continue reading

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Autoglass : An Apology (they are an apology for a reputable company)

You may recall my last blog post which was entitled “Autoglass –Better at Forgery than Car Repairs” and published on Wednesday 27 April. at 06:00. Now you will recall that by then I had been waiting 14 days to have … Continue reading

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