Tag Archives: defence

History Repeating??

I was Listening to an interview with the Latvian Minister, and wondered why NATO has not put a small presence there. If you take a look at how it helped Germany during the cold war to have bases there – … Continue reading

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Lost Anything

Psst. Psst. Want to buy a tank? Pardon! Want to buy a tank? No! How about a Nimrod, going cheap. Latest model? Yeah, brand new, good price. Where did you get it? Well you know, a friend of a friend. … Continue reading

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The News

A gracious hand waving at a window. Diamonds sparkling as a limousine passes by.    Black suits freshly pressed. Haute Couture dresses finely displayed in the bright sunlight. Power radiates forth, confidence is all-consuming. Friendship openly displayed by all. The smoke … Continue reading

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Honesty Is The Best Policy

With the Liberal Democrat Conference in full swing and everyone throwing rocks at Nick Clegg, criticism coming from all directions.  I have been critical, perhaps I should see what all the fuss is about, examine the evidence, as they say, let’s … Continue reading

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The Big Military Society

Once again the ingenuity of ex service personnel have saved the politicians face, pulling off a remarkable achievement, getting oil workers out of Libya, no praise is high enough for these resourceful people, but I am sure they were grateful for a large … Continue reading

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