Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Monday, April 23, 2018

The Cross of Saint George

As is customary on this blog the flag is out today
- as it is Saint George’s Day.


It is also the day of our AGM and Local Election Hustings to help you make up your mind on where to put your cross on May 3rd.

Friday, April 13, 2018

Redbridge Council Elections 2018: Review

Just in case you haven’t noticed, our democratically elected representatives’ tenure in the Council chamber are due for renewal on May 3rd. Please do vote, and if you don’t then don’t complain. We already know there will be significant changes to the roll call, but we don’t know what names will be on the big shiny board come the first vote at Full council after the election. We do know there will be some happy faces, some surprised faces, and some down in the dumps faces in the early hours when May 4th is with us.

Sunday, April 01, 2018

Technology – The Pen makes a Comeback

Being an engineer I do like a bit of technology and I am very impressed with Apple’s new iFountain Pen. This baby has got it all and it means you can still stick to Debrett’s etiquette guide of using handwriting for personal correspondence without compromising the need to keep copies and store your letters on a secure digital iCloud medium.

Barkingside Town “Square” to get a Revamp

After spending an enormous amount of public money refurbishing Barkingside library and its surroundings a few years ago, so that it can just sit there unused, Redbridge council is now to be forced by the GLA to enter into another major reconstruction program to ensure that Ken Aston Square is actually just that: a square.