Monthly Archives: December 2015

BMAG Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery

This is the 130th. Year of BMAG which was opened by the Prince of Wales as a ” “modern and as good if not better museum than any in Europe”. It now has to operate at a profit, or at … Continue reading

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Food Standards Agency staff

Two gentlemen from the FSA, to whom I have the greatest respect. They work tirelessly to deal with the more unsavoury part of the abbattoir industry. This case in Lombard street is one of the worst I have had to … Continue reading

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ITTA (it’s that time again)

Shot of fat Father Christmas, but also looking quite sad, as Mrs. Christmas said this year that he had no need to wear a pillow underneath the suit. So much for marital feeling!!

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Civic Service at St. Chad’s cathedral

Amongst the judges, but not in front of them! Luckily my invitation to St. Chad’s was an opportunity to talk to his grace, and other members of the congregation I have not seen for a while. Our city armorist Adrian … Continue reading

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Darth Vader’s view

Here we have a shot of the planning committee’s missing member (of course he was caught up in more important matters) and a visiting dignitary from a galaxy far far away. We will have James McKay as John’s replacement who … Continue reading

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Academies Show

Very interesting gentleman Mr. HANIF QADIR here who came to talk to delegates at the Academies show. He is an ex al Quaida operative who has come back to warn youngsters of the attractions of extreme organisations. He is CEO … Continue reading

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Government Cycling policy

Here is the latest route planning for our cycling pathways for the city. I have come to the conclusion that as the cycle routes have been commandeered by Parkers on the A38, then perhaps our cyclists would be safer on … Continue reading

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