Flickr Creative Commons photographer Barnyz - Whitby coast

My Trip to Whitby by Matthew Thomas

Every year, without fail, I am informed that the family is embarking on a bank holiday trip to Whitby because you know, “Get the...
Euro EU Referendum 2016

It Is a Matter of Opinion

 At last the ‘big day’ has arrived, the European Referendum vote will happen on Thursday 23rd, and the fallout will begin. Once the counting...
Practise makes perfect - Field Jump = pixabay.com

Practice makes Perfect?

Wrong. Practice makes permanent. For those of us who have driven a car for a number of years, including those who drive for a...

Funny Excuses for Late Self Assessment Registration

Business operators and self-employed people are responsible for their own HMRC Tax Returns, the Returns must be completed and submitted in time, that is...
BEAMISH MUSEUM HISTORY and 17 Million Pound EXPANSION PLANS

Jerusalem and Jam

The much loved hymn ‘Jerusalem’ has been celebrated for its Centenary at Beamish Museum with a mass singalong and a parallel celebration of the...

CRY is the Cardiac Risk in the Young Charity. On Saturday they will Walk...

On Saturday 31st September at 11am the Seventh annual CRY Durham Riverside Walk will take place with participants walking the 8-kilometre course around the...
Corrupted man - history.princeton.edu

All’s Fair in Business and Sport?

I paraphrase of course, but is all fair in business and sport? Many of us who have fallen foul of cheats would doubtless say,...

Who Says Dogs Are Dumb Animals? Certainly not the Owner of a Guide Dog.

Dumb animals indeed! Few people fail to be impressed by the sight of a Guide Dog and Owner walking the streets of Durham, and...
black cat on a railing - en.wikipedia.org

That’s Lucky

One for sorrow, two for joy, three for a girl, four for a boy, six for silver, seven for gold, and so goes the...
Presents, Cards, Flowers - Where Did St Valentine's Day Come from?

Presents, Cards, Flowers – Where Did St Valentine’s Day Come from?

14th February is well-known as a day of cards and flowers, hearts and candlelit meals, of toy cupids hovering with their dangerous arrows.But did...

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