Monthly Archive: October 2011

To Fly. To Serve. To Strike?

Posted on October 18, 2011

The full page British Airways advertisements appearing in broadsheet papers are beginning to grate on me.

The latest features a newly delivered baby swaddled in a pilot’s jacket. It’s a real tug at the heartstrings, designed to bring a.. >>> more

Who'd look after the winning lottery ticket in your house?

Posted on October 14, 2011

Your heart is beating faster as one number after another comes up. You check the results over and over again. Oh my god, you really have won the lottery! You now need to guard the ticket with your life. Which of you could be trusted with that task?.. >>> more

Sabotaging Nancy

Posted on October 08, 2011

Nancy Dell'Olio fears that someone is trying to sabotage her.

Nancy’s mint green dress mysteriously ended up soaking wet and ripped at the hem just before she took to the floor in her first Strictly Come Dancing appearance.

Are we.. >>> more

Recent Articles

This is your captain speaking

Posted on August 30, 2018

We were flying Ryanair from Stansted Airport. 



We were.. >>> more

Let the wind blow high, let the wind blow low

Posted on June 27, 2018

I spent last week on the island of Skye. It was lovely, apart from the wind... >>> more

Thirty minus one

Posted on April 29, 2018

Thirty years married. How could it have slipped our.. >>> more