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Scottish Red squirrels

Scottish Red squirrels

Reintroduced to Scottish Highlands are the Red Squirrels. The Red Squirrels have naturally increased in population since being Scotland reintroduced to last year. The Red Squirrels had disappeared due to the reduction of forests, as well as disease and competition from the introduction of the non-native grey squirrel. In 2007, just 25,000 could be
Bono: In a tax haven.

Bono: In a tax haven.

Anti-poverty campaigner Bono has so much money he didn’t know some of it bought a piece of a Lithuanian shopping centre via a tax haven. . This was added by wendy @wbvt_98fm Wendy would also like to add springsteen and bonjovi to the list They live in sprawling mansions and claim to be "farmers" so they don't have to pay NJ's outrageous property
A UK identity card

A UK identity card

It is interesting that now I have an identity card. I got it last month, one of the first in Britain. It is handy to have one when I am in Europe. because it is needed to have a passport or id card. This identity also explains my medical conditio. An interesting start to the year.
Danish delight

Danish delight

Peder Mørk Mønsted (Danish, 1859 – 1941) A picture to admire on this breezy, cold winters morning
Taxes are only for the poor people?

Taxes are only for the poor people?

Taxes are, the price we pay for civilisation. Voters tax themselves, among other things, for schools, roads, a health service, for welfare provision, to pay their soldiers and build a diplomatic corps. When a group at the top of society secedes and forms a globally mobile republic, able to choose which jurisdiction they wish to operate under, the p
Corruption is our financial system

Corruption is our financial system

Corruption hardwired into our financial system 1) Millions of pounds from the Queen’s private estate has been invested in a Cayman Islands fund – and some of her money went to a retailer accused of exploiting poor families and vulnerable people. 2) Extensive offshore dealings by Donald Trump’s cabinet members, advisers and donors, including s
January 2018

January 2018

A lovely month of happiness all is good as the snow falls each day with a smile passing our neighbours by
English Heritage welcomed into a  digital age

English Heritage welcomed into a digital age

English Heritage welcomed into a digital age Viewers will be able to peer into English Heritage palaces, explore castle ruins and admire historic ceilings in detail without leaving the comfort of their own homes The website will open up 29 English Heritage properties – – including stately homes, castles, prehistoric sites and 19th-century indus
A walk to Calgary

A walk to Calgary

A wintry day but although it is cold it is pleasant and lovely to walk in Mull. All the way to Calgary where there to greet me was an otter in the waters. Time for a tea and some biscuits and a read of the paper before the bus. Marvellous to look out of the bus windows as it started to rain at the end of a great trip.