Wetherspoon pubs map UK

October 3rd, 2019

Open House London 2019

September 14th, 2019

Cressingham Gardens – a village within a city

Single aspect flats

May 28th, 2019

I used to have a page here www.singleaspect.org.uk/?p=8

At some point during the several blog failures and restarts it was changed without my noticing

to here http://www.singleaspect.org.uk/?p=21425

So if you are looking for my page on single aspect flat from

February 9th, 2010

it’s here -> http://www.singleaspect.org.uk/?p=21425

Sorry for the confusion.

This archived blog

May 19th, 2019

We are moving house this year, even further from London, which will mean fewer if any trips to the capital. So the blog is over but remains useful (in my eyes) for its take on housing standards and as an easily accessible table of Parker Morris standards.

World War 1

November 11th, 2018

I cannot begin to comphrehend the First World War. I have never understood war at all, beyond the occasional need perhaps for two angry men to knock seven bells out of each other to settle a misunderstanding in a pub. I have never ever understood why these differences of opinion have to be extended to encompass entire nations and destroy civilisations. So today when I read this Tweet from Tom Cordell I thought yes, I agree with you and that’s why I’m posting it here.

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Fixed Odds Betting Terminals

November 4th, 2018

New Labour, you started this.

Bookmakers taking huge profits and football clubs taking sponsorship from gambling and leaving the NHS to pick up the bill and families to face grief is privatising profit and nationalising consequences.

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/nov/04/end-scourge-of-fixed-odds-betting-terminals

Austerity isn’t over

November 1st, 2018

Right to buy – Richard Blyth

October 31st, 2018