The Uber

Some boroughs provide assistance with the cost of taxis to their blind residents. It gets people out and about and if you can’t use public transport it can be a lifeline. The idea is that the taxi comes to you rather than you having to find the taxi. Much like …

Seeing it Your Way

A couple of days ago a friend of mine invited me out to Lunch last minute. She’s always to be relied on to pick a good place to eat. Thursday was no exception. The choice was not an easy one. Should we go for a starter as well as a …

The Busy Body

  It might have been Joseph Heller who said something along the lines that just because you are paranoid, doesn’t mean they aren’t out to get you.   Call me paranoid: It was the middle of the night and it was a desolate bus stop at Luton Airport. I was …

You Are What You Wear

The young are all blessed with beauty. I admit that beauty is a subjective judgement. I think that my god daughter, who is keen on an orange skin tone, is a great beauty, although I have not, until now, been a great fan of orange.   I wish I had …

Party On!

The older we get the more common the experience of meeting people that you have met before and then having the same conversation with them that you had last time you met them. One, or both of you, cannot remember that you have ever met. I once delivered a training …