‘Populism is rising because liberals are becoming unbearable’

September 17, 2019

  LIBERAL LOATHING: “it is a kind of fascism – if you don’t lead the life I tell you to I going to ruin your life, I am going to scream abuse at you. I’m going to get you fired […]

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‘Weird roadside pieces of art are signs of the times’

September 12, 2019

  TOTEM SIGN: This way-marking sign on Holes Bay Road in Poole points walkers and cyclists to their destinations. This was commissioned by the local authorities but unlike the Wicker Man in Devon, some may argue that there are not […]

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College anniversary, carriages and a Moo Range shine at show’

September 9, 2019

WAITING GAME: A competitors in the pony and trap competition patiently waits before being directed into the public gaze. EQUINE POWER: Here are some of the Heavy Horses that exhibited at the Dorset County Show. RURAL EDUCATION: Here I’m standing […]

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‘Crows were carrying out cesareans on our pregnant ewes’

August 18, 2019

UNDER THREAT: Sheep, such as these from mid Dorset, if they were in pregnant, would have been at risk from predation from buzzards and corvids and their owners would have to incur losses on stock as shooting licences were suspended […]

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‘Purbeck trade hit by ferry closure and one-way system’

August 12, 2019

  GRID LOCK: This picture, taken by my backseat passenger, shows the traffic going at snail’s pace between Corfe Castle and Wareham on the B3151 part of the one-way traffic system created by the closure of the chain ferry. We […]

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‘Why does Agenda 21 not mention rural communities?’

July 10, 2019

THOUGHT CONTROL: “They’ve got this consensus thing going and they don’t seem to be able to think for themselves and this is because they are being trained into this system and it is intolerant in the way they say ‘nobody […]

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‘We are really proud of livestock welfare standards in the UK’

July 4, 2019

  FACTUALLY INCORRECT: “I absolutely reject that. We have just had Open Farm Sunday where farms right across the country have opened their doors and let everyone in. We are really proud of the standards we have in the UK […]

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‘Should we have a VPN for personal privacy and security?’

June 30, 2019

EYE SPY: Internet privacy firm TurnVPN.com says internet companies are allowed by US law to harvest data on their citizens and those of other countries under the FISA Amendments Act of 2008 to run over any data from those people […]

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‘A society that facilitates anti-Semitism has no moral credibility’

June 28, 2019

FREEDOM THREATENED: “A society, or a political party, that tolerates anti-Semitism or any hate, has forfeited all moral credibility. You cannot build a future on the malign myths of the past. You can sustain freedom on the basis of hostility […]

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‘Mob grazing helps put organic matter back into the soil’

June 16, 2019

MANY BENEFITS: “We’re helping the environment – you’ll see the diversity, a snowstorm of butterflies, you’re putting organic matter in the soil, you’re taking carbon out of the atmosphere, sequestering it and it is producing a much healthier product and […]

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