Archive | July 2015

The plight of the Bumble bee.

Our key pollinator,the Bumble bee is threatened with extinction.It is unable to shift it's range northwards as temperatures warm.

Our key pollinator,the Bumble bee is threatened with extinction.It is unable to shift it’s range northwards as temperatures warm.

Jon Vickers.1926—-July 11.2015

Great Canadian Tenor noted for his beautiful voice and heroic roles.His strong portrayal of the characters he played on stage was particularly exemplified in his interpretation of Britten's 'Peter Grimes'.

Great Canadian Tenor noted for his beautiful voice and heroic roles.His strong portrayal of the characters he played on stage was particularly exemplified in his interpretation of Britten’s ‘Peter Grimes’.

‘Just get the Fokkers’.

Near misquotes: Prince Philip swears during the commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain at the RAF club.

Near misquotes: Prince Philip swears during the commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain at the RAF club.

Out of the Turina into de Falla.

Upgrade tech:an edible,recordable tortilla burnt with a laser cutter.

Upgrade tech: an edible,recordable tortilla burnt with a laser cutter.

Greek play.

Germany is the banker as Greece rolls the dice.

Germany is the banker as Greece rolls the dice.

“What would Socrates have done?” “He’d question the question”.

Greek voters reject the stiff bailout terms offered by the EU.

Greek voters reject the stiff bailout terms offered by the EU.

Jugged Hare.

While the UK export of gin has soared over the last four years,Juniper,which by law must be it's dominant flavour,has been in decline to the point of foreseeable extinction,due to climate change and hungry rabbits.

While the UK export of gin has soared over the last four years,Juniper,which by law must be it’s dominant flavour,has been in decline to the point of foreseeable extinction,due to climate change and hungry rabbits.

Harrild in Chile

By unwisely supplementing his income from the Santiago symphony with sotto voce blow deals,upper crust Brit Alexander Harrild is sentenced by the top brass to face the music in Uno prison.

By unwisely supplementing his income from the Santiago symphony with sotto voce blow deals,upper crust Brit Alexander Harrild is sentenced by the top brass to face the music in Uno prison.