Monthly Archives: December 2017

Drunk tanks – not for the NHS

I’m watching proposals for recovery rooms for drunks to save congestion in A and E units. Presumably they will be paid for by the NHS. It was left for one medic, interviewed on BBC tv, to point out that they … Continue reading

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Literacy for flirting

A friend once showed me a business card that he had just had printed. It contained a simple message. I am a shy and timid sort of person. I hope you don’t mind my mentioning this, but I would really … Continue reading

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Christine Keeler – RIP – The loneliness of the long-distance celeb

Christine Keeler – RIP  The loneliness of the long-distance celebrity – what we still need to learn about loving our children In the summer of 1963 I had just left school and was working on a farm next door to … Continue reading

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