The F1 nerd

2022 Season Thanks for logging onto my F1 page. I hope you’ll return for the rest of the 2022 season. I’ll try and update after each race. The idea behind it is that it’s a bit of fun. I’m not trying to have a go at any driver or team, but I’m not going to…

Stirling Moss Tribute

I was looking forward to the Stirling Moss Tribute day at Brooklands on 12 September and it didn’t disappoint. Apart, that is, with the date. It was my 51st wedding anniversary so I felt limited in the time I could stay there. Even so, I enjoyed myself The attendance seemed high and by the time…

Waldron Show

Or, to give it its full title, Waldron Classic Car & Bike Show, was put on by Heathfield & Waldron Rotary Club. It was my first post-lockdowns show, being on Sunday 15 August 2021. I didn’t expect much other than crowds, but I was pleasantly surprised on both counts. There were some traffic hold-ups early…

Let’s stick together

There’s been a lot of criticism on a forum I frequent regarding the police forming ranks when they are criticised. This particular forum is rather right of centre, and follows the Cameron-led anti-police meme with some energy and a number of posters take great joy in criticising the police regarding corruption when they have no…

I’ve got problems with old age; I forget what it’s called

I struggle with the new nomenclature. I forget the current accepted term for various afflictions, races and such. I fail to see the difference between coloured people and people of colour, partly because grammatically there’s isn’t any. I read a lot of books and a slight change in the sequence of words, or a pleonasm…