Opinion from Lord Digby Jones, 2015

Spring has Sprung

Published Friday 20 March, 2015

As you turn these pages, think, did you see a bright yellow daffodil today? Have you seen a lamb in the fields, croci (typing "crocuses" is just fraught with problems!) or buds on the trees?

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Campaign-fest 2015

Published Friday 20 March, 2015

Well here we are, deep in the middle of "Campaign-fest"! That five-yearly spectacle worthy of a David Attenborough Special; a display by a rare sub-group of Homo sapiens where a few thousand out of some sixty four million (could be sixty five by now, it just depends on how many trucks have arrived at Dover!) indulge in psephological courtship for a short mating season of just three weeks.

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"Set Business Free"

Published Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Spend, spend, spend! It seems that's all people want to talk about; Spend now, Spend later, ring-fence spending, delay spending, increase spending, cut spending....................

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February! Umph!

Published Thursday 12 February, 2015

Dark when you get up; dark when you leave work; wet; cold; the joy of Christmas but a distant memory.....oh! Except the bill for the credit card that paid for it all that now needs sorting. And Spring, new-born lambs, daffodils, light mornings and the clocks going forward, is still someway off. Umph! And again I say Umph!

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