It’s a numbers game…

There are so many things we take for granted in this modern world which someone, somewhere had to discover or invent.  Things like the ability to create fire or the wheel.  These things are so obvious now it’s hard to believe they never existed. The Lebombo Bone - The fibula of a baboon with notches… Continue reading It’s a numbers game…

Quid Pro Quo

News stories have always moved fast.  What screams from the headlines today is quite often forgotten in a few days’ time.  That’s why they say not to take too much notice if you feature in a news story… ‘Today's news is tomorrow's fish and chip paper’ (although now they seem to have been replaced by… Continue reading Quid Pro Quo

We should get rid of The Palace Theatre because ???????

There’s a great programme on Radio 4 called ‘The Long View’ which compares decisions we make today with decisions made in the past.  On the face of it today’s driverless cars and the start of the railways in 1830 seem to have nothing in common neither would Brexit and the conflict between Offa and Charlemagne… Continue reading We should get rid of The Palace Theatre because ???????