Archive for March 2017

Blank screen, blank brain

The good thing about setting a definite time each week in the diary is that it comes around like clockwork and one gets very, very used to dealing with the task as an integral part of the working week. The bad thing is that, if brain fade hits, you end up staring at a blank…

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Didn’t expect that…

And I’m not talking about the bloody interface in WP changing again. A week ago the Chancellor of the Exchequer comprehensively peed off millions of self-employed persons by increasing Class 4 National Insurance contributions (NICs) with the (dubious) argument that the self-employed were paying substantially less than the employed. A lot of people (rightly) argued…

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What a wonderful day (or two)

What a difference the weather makes – yesterday dull and wet, today a glorious spring day. Bright with a touch of warmth in the air, the sun beating down and suddenly all is right in the world! Not sure whether it was the weather or whatever but SIX people were nice to me today. How…

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