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    Pitchforks at the Ready – Jean-Pierre Robinet vs. Knoydart locals – Owner of Britain’s remotest mainland pub, The Old Forge at Knoydart, goes to war with his very own locals – The Old Forge, Inverie, Knoydart, Mallaig, Scotland, United Kingdom, PH31 4PL

    Pitchforks at the Ready

    Owner of Britain’s remotest mainland pub, The Old Forge at Knoydart, goes to war with his very own locals  (who’ve set up their own rival in protest) British folk (and apparently even more so Scottish folk) are very territorial when it comes to their local pub. They have a favourite seat an ...   Continue reading

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    A Dean’s Palace – £2.5 million for The Old Deanery, Wells, Somerset, United Kingdom, BA5 2UG – Lodestone Property offer The Old Deanery with a guide price of £2.5 million ($3.2 million, €2.8 million or درهم11.7 million) and seek best and final offers by 12 noon on Thursday 12th September 2019.

    A Dean’s Palace

    Grade I listed 12th century deanery that has housed 62 deans for sale for the first time ever; it could become a most remarkable home An 18,000 square foot, Grade I listed building ...   Continue reading

    The Fallacy of Farage – ‘Man of the Elite’ Nigel Farage yet again shown in his true colours; that the Brexit Party leader has lived in luxury is not new news – we exposed such back in 2017.

    The Fallacy of Farage

    ‘Man of the Elite’ Nigel Farage yet again shown in his true colours; that the Brexit Party leader has lived in luxury in Chelsea is not ‘new news’ – we exposed such back ...   Continue reading

    America’s Black Hole – Pardoning of Conrad Black should cause outrage – The pardoning of Lord Black by President Trump sums up the morally bankrupt hole that is now America.

    America’s Black Hole

    The pardoning of Lord Black by President Trump sums up the morally bankrupt hole that is now America The pardoning of Lord Black by President Trump sums up the morally bankrupt hol ...   Continue reading

    • A Dean’s Palace – £2.5 million for The Old Deanery, Wells, Somerset, United Kingdom, BA5 2UG – Lodestone Property offer The Old Deanery with a guide price of £2.5 million ($3.2 million, €2.8 million or درهم11.7 million) and seek best and final offers by 12 noon on Thursday 12th September 2019.

      A Dean’s Palace

      Grade I listed 12th century deanery that has housed 62 deans for sale for the first time ever; it could become a most remarkable home An 18,000 square foot, Grade I listed building ...   Continue reading

    • Tremendous Twyssenden - £6.95 million for The Twyssenden Estate, Goudhurst, Kent, United Kingdom, TN17 2RG – Grade II* listed Kentish manor house for sale along with 258 acres of land; its asking price has been reduced by over £1 million through Savills.

      Tremendous Twyssenden

      Grade II* listed Kentish manor house for sale along with 258 acres of land; its asking price has been reduced by over £1 million Twyssenden Manor, near Goudhurst in Kent spent muc ...   Continue reading

    • Is Britain’s Most Expensive House For Sale? £200 million The Old Rectory, 56 Old Church Street, Chelsea, London, SW3 5DB – Is what could be Britain’s most expensive house for sale? If it is, the buyer will come to own Central London’s largest private garden also.

      Is Britain’s Most Expensive House For Sale?

      Is what could be Britain’s most expensive house for sale? If it is, the price could top £200 million and the buyer will come to own Central London’s largest truly private gard ...   Continue reading

    • Cheap in Chelsea – Price of Chelsea house cut from £1m to £290k – A home in Chelsea for £170 per square foot? Such can be found in the form of the MS Mouette, a converted ferry moored at Cadogan Pier, London, SW3.

      Cheap in Chelsea

      A home in Chelsea for £170 per square foot? Such can be found in the form of the MS Mouette, a converted ferry moored at Cadogan Pier Previously offered for sale in 2012 for £1 m ...   Continue reading

    • We Didn’t Mean to Go to Sea – £600,000 cottage in Pin Mill, Suffolk – Charming waterfront cottage in Suffolk riverside hamlet associated with sailing, smuggling, Arthur Ransome and ‘Lovejoy’ for sale through Jackson-Stops – Sam’s Cottage, Pin Mill Waterfront, Pin Mill, Ipswich, Suffolk, United Kingdom, IP9 1JP – £600,000 ($777,000, €695,000 or درهم2.9 million).

      We Didn’t Mean to Go to Sea

      Charming waterfront cottage in Suffolk riverside hamlet associated with sailing, smuggling, Arthur Ransome and ‘Lovejoy’ for sale The sheltered anchorage of Pin Mill, on the so ...   Continue reading

    • No Drama – Actor Gary Mavers is selling his Mercedes-Benz Grosser – 1965 Mercedes-Benz 600 SWB ‘Grosser’ owned by ‘Peak Practice’ and ‘Emmerdale’ actor Gary Mavers to be auctioned in May 2019. An estimate of £75,000 to £85,000 ($97,000 to $110,000, €87,000 to €98,000 or درهم356,000 to درهم403,000,.) has been set for this “collectable classic.” It will be sold by Silverstone Auction at Heythrop Park in Oxfordshire on 11th May.

      No Drama

      1965 Mercedes-Benz ‘Grosser’ owned by ‘Peak Practice’ and ‘Emmerdale’ actor Gary Mavers to be auctioned Liverpool born actor Gary Mavers – best known for playing GP ...   Continue reading

    • Gene’s Machine – Gene Littler owned 1925 Rolls-Royce 40/50 HP Silver Ghost Piccadilly roadster by Merrimac – 1925 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Piccadilly roadster once owned by golfing legend ‘Gene the Machine’ to be sold at auction in May – RM Sotheby’s offer the car without reserve but have set an estimate of £135,000 to £174,000 ($175,000 to $225,000, €157,000 to €202,000 or درهم643,000 to درهم826,000) for this stunning Springfield Ghost. It will be sold as part of the Guyton Collection on Saturday 4th March in St. Louis, Missouri.

      Gene’s Machine

      1925 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Piccadilly roadster once owned by golfing legend ‘Gene the Machine’ to be sold at auction in May US Open winning golfer Gene Littler (July 1930 ...   Continue reading

    • Worthy Water – 18th century house in a “fairytale” setting beside the famous River Itchen chalkstream is not quite what one would expect – Lower Chilland House, Martyr Worthy, Winchester, Hampshire, SO21 1EB – For sale through Savills, priced at £7.5 million ($9.7 million, €8.7 million or درهم35.8 million)

      Worthy Water

      18th century house in a “fairytale” setting beside the famous River Itchen chalkstream is not quite what one would expect The main façade of Lower Chilland House in Martyr Wor ...   Continue reading

    • Booking Wilbur – Author Wilbur Smith shows his generous spirit – The generosity of Wilbur Smith in leaving books for passerby is something to be celebrated; others should follow his lead.

      Booking Wilbur

      The generosity of Wilbur Smith in leaving books for passerby is something to be celebrated; others should follow his lead Yesterday, in Knightsbridge, the author Wilbur Smith perfo ...   Continue reading

    • Upping The Archers – Critcism of the BBC series is most unfair –Matthew Steeples suggests those criticising ‘The Archers’ to have lost the plot.

      Upping The Archers

      ...   Continue reading

    • Winless Italy – Fabio Contissa on Italy’s lack of success in rugby

      Winless Italy

      Fabio Contissa on Italy’s lack of success in rugby   The saying “it’s your own time that you’re wasting” reverberates around the heads of many rugby union fans when ...   Continue reading

    • Parrot Trends – Errant parrot named Nigel trends on social media – “Very British” parrot named Nigel trends on social media; you could not make his story up.

      Parrot Trends

      “Very British” parrot named Nigel trends on social media; you could not make his story up   A grey African parrot described as “very British” called Nigel has bizarrel ...   Continue reading

    • Shame, Sheep and Trump – Donald Trump Jr., Kimberly Guilfoyle and Larysa Switlyk – Donald Trump’s son and his girlfriend Kimberly Guilfoyle – the ex-wife of the Democrat ‘Gavinator’ and governor of California – should be utterly ashamed of themselves for associating with the sheep and goat slayer Larysa Switlyk

      Shame, Sheep and Trumps

      Donald Trump’s son and his girlfriend Kimberly Guilfoyle – the ex-wife of the Democrat ‘Gavinator’ and governor of California – should be utterly ashamed of themselves fo ...   Continue reading

    • A Mega Priced Metro– 1985 MG Metro 6R4 to be auctioned with an estimate of £180,0000 to £200,000 ($227,000 to $253,000, €200,000 to €222,000 or درهم835,000 to درهم928,000) on 12th January 2019 through Silverstone Auctions at their Autosport International Sale 2019 at the NEC, Birmingham.

      A Mega Priced Metro

      1985 MG Metro 6R4 to be auctioned; it has an extraordinary estimate of £180,000 to £200,000 and just 175 miles on the clock   With over 1.5 million built during its producti ...   Continue reading

    • Moron of the Moment – Goat and sheep shooter Larysa Switylik – Goat, peacock and sheep killer Larysa Switylik is an evil, disgrace; she even posed next to one of her ‘victims’ with a sex toy.

      Moron of the Moment – Larysa Switlyk

      Goat, peacock and sheep killer Larysa Switylik is an evil, disgrace; she even posed next to one of her ‘victims’ with a sex toy   With 87,000 followers on Instagram and 17 ...   Continue reading

    • The Modern Macnab – Achnabourin Estate, Bettyhill, Sutherland, Scotland – For sale for £995,000 ($1.3 million, €1.1 million or درهم4.7 million) through Goldsmith & Co. Estate Agents – 5,885 acre Scottish estate that offers the perfect opportunity to bag a ‘Macnab’ for sale for less than a price of a poky Knightsbridge flat.

      The Modern Macnab

      6,000 acre Scottish estate that offers the perfect opportunity to bag a ‘Macnab’ for sale for less than a price of a poky Knightsbridge flat   John Buchan’s 1925 novel J ...   Continue reading

    • Sick Sabs – Hunt saboteurs who trolled dead woman are a disgrace – Hunt saboteurs who trolled the family of a dead huntswoman should be ashamed of themselves.

      Sick Sabs

      Hunt saboteurs who trolled the family of a dead huntswoman should be ashamed of themselves   There are three kinds of hunt saboteurs. There are the principled ones, there are ...   Continue reading

    • Brilliant Berkoff – Steven Berkoff shares his views on the slaying of a family of baboons by an American monster named Blake Fischer.

      Brilliant Berkoff

      Steven Berkoff shares his views on the slaying of a family of baboons by an American monster named Blake Fischer   This week, the actor, writer and playwright Steven Berkoff t ...   Continue reading

    • Unfinished Business – £16.5 million ($21.6 million, €18.8 million or درهم78.9 million) for Sudeley Lodge, Sudeley Road, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire, GL54 5JB, United Kingdom through estate agent Knight Frank – 519 acre Gloucestershire estate goes on sale for £16.5 million in spite of needing a further £1.5 million spent on it.

      Unfinished Business

      519 acre Gloucestershire estate complete with “challenging” high bird estate goes on sale for £16.5 million in spite of needing a further £1.5 million spent on it   A ri ...   Continue reading

    • Casino London – Fabio Contissa offers advice on how to make the most of a visit to one of London’s casinos.

      Casino London

      Fabio Contissa offers advice on how to make the most of a visit to one of London’s casinos   The city of London is known for the many things on offer in regards to entertain ...   Continue reading

    • The Fallacy of Farage – ‘Man of the Elite’ Nigel Farage yet again shown in his true colours; that the Brexit Party leader has lived in luxury is not new news – we exposed such back in 2017.

      The Fallacy of Farage

      ‘Man of the Elite’ Nigel Farage yet again shown in his true colours; that the Brexit Party leader has lived in luxury in Chelsea is not ‘new news’ – we exposed such back ...  Continue reading

    • Moron of the Moment – James Brokenshire MP – Wannabe Conservative leader James Brokenshire makes a prat of himself by allowing his wife to bleat on about her four ovens.

      Moron of the Moment – James Brokenshire MP

      Wannabe Conservative leader James Brokenshire makes a prat of himself by allowing his wife to bleat on about her four ovens James Brokenshire MP is the talk of kitchens throughout ...  Continue reading

    • Hero of the Hour – The late Mathew Talbot – Guardsman Mathew Talbot shall be remembered for his dedication in his efforts to stop the illegal wildlife trade.

      Hero of the Hour – The late Mathew Talbot

      Guardsman Mathew Talbot shall be remembered for his dedication in his efforts to stop the illegal wildlife trade “Proud Brummie” Mathew Talbot of the 1st Battalion, Coldstream ...  Continue reading

    • Straightforward Stunt – James Stunt takes on his detractors – As James Stunt attempts to meet his detractors and face a polygraph is hijacked, yet again he proves these people cowards.

      Straightforward Stunt

      As James Stunt attempts to meet his detractors and face a polygraph is hijacked, yet again he proves these people cowards James Stunt’s YouTube videos may go on too long in terms ...  Continue reading

    • “I have a plan, sir” – Tony Robinson quitting Labour shows its new low – That Tony Robinson has quit Labour and branded its leadership “sh*t’ is proof that that party has sunk to a new low.

      “I have a plan, sir”

      That Tony Robinson has quit Labour and branded its leadership “sh*t’ is proof that that party has sunk to a new low “Baldrick, your head is as empty as a eunuch’s underpant ...  Continue reading

    • Tantrum Tommy – Tommy Robinson deserved to be attacked – That self-serving racist bigot Tommy Robinson has been attacked with milkshakes twice serves as poetic justice.

      Tantrum Tommy

      That self-serving racist bigot Tommy Robinson has been attacked with milkshakes twice this week serves as poetic justice Tommy Robinson – real name Stephen Yaxley-Lennon and also ...  Continue reading

    • Moron of the Moment – £135k diner Lubov Chernukhin – Lubov Chernukhin proves herself to be the most dimwitted person on the planet in paying £135,000 for dinner with Theresa May.

      Moron of the Moment – Lubov Chernukhin

      Oligarch’s wife Lubov Chernukhin proves herself to be the most dimwitted person on the planet in paying £135,000 for dinner with the worst Prime Minister in history Lubov Chernu ...  Continue reading

    • Moron of the Moment – UKIP bigot Carl Benjamin – Far right bigot Carl Benjamin simply shows UKIP in its true colours; he has and his kind are the ones that should be banished from Britain.

      Moron of the Moment – Carl Benjamin

      Far right bigot Carl Benjamin simply shows UKIP in its true colours; he has and his kind are the ones that should be banished from Britain UKIP MEP candidate Carl Benjamin (AKA ‘ ...  Continue reading

    • Analysing the F-Word – Is it OK to say ‘fuck’? Has the ‘F-word’ become acceptable or is it still a taboo to utter it?

      Analysing the F-Word

      Has the ‘F-word’ become acceptable or is it still taboo to utter it? “I’m gonna say one thing: Fuck Trump… It’s no longer down with Trump, it’s fuck Trump!” announc ...  Continue reading

    • Backing Buckethead – The Steeple Times endorses Lord Buckethead – The only candidate ‘The Steeple Times’ can enthusiastically endorse in the European elections is Lord Buckethead.

      Backing Buckethead

      The only candidate ‘The Steeple Times’ can enthusiastically endorse in the European elections is Lord Buckethead Whilst we wish ChangeUK – The Independent Group all the best, ...  Continue reading

    BRAINSTORM

    The comings and goings of the entrepreneurial classes

    • Downgrading Sir Shifty – Sir Philip and Lady Green’s downfall – We join those celebrating ‘Sir Shifty’ Philip Green’s impending downfall; this vulgar man and his beady-eyed wife truly deserve their fate.

      Downgrading Sir Shifty

      We join those celebrating ‘Sir Shifty’ Philip Green’s impending downfall; this vulgar man and his beady-eyed wife truly deserve their fate It hasn’t been a good week for Si ...  Continue reading

    • Fat F**k – Naming and shaming conman Francesco Grasso – ‘The Steeple Times’ names and shames Knightsbridge’s worst scammer for what he truly is; meet Francesco Grasso – his name means ‘fat’ in Italian

      Fat F**k

      ‘The Steeple Times’ names and shames Knightsbridge’s worst scammer for what he truly is; meet Francesco Grasso – his name means ‘fat’ in Italian The word ‘Grasso’ m ...  Continue reading

    • Banishing Branson

      That Richard Branson has been barred from bidding on rail contracts is correct; that the Americans have welcomed him is most unfortunate News that “tie-loathing adventurer and tr ...  Continue reading

    • Moron of the Moment – Vile Daily Mail proprietor Lord Rottenmere – Viscount Rothermere has yet again proven himself to be the finest example of all that is bad about Britain

      Moron of the Moment – Johnny Rottenmere

      ...  Continue reading

    • Silly Philly – Sir Philip Green spends his birthday alone; diddums – ‘Sir Shifty’ Philip Green reduced to celebrating his birthday on his lonesome; here is proof of how the mighty can truly fall.

      Silly Philly

      ‘Sir Shifty’ Philip Green reduced to celebrating his birthday on his lonesome; here is proof of how the mighty can truly fall   The Mail on Sunday, for once, provided an a ...  Continue reading

    • Stunt on Stunt – James Stunt becomes a contributor to The Steeple Times – New contributor James Stunt on how the Daily Mail have manipulated his image; he responds with mirth.

      Stunt on Stunt

      New contributor James Stunt on how the Daily Mail have manipulated his image; he responds with mirth and again challenges that paper’s proprietor to sue him   Ask anybody in ...  Continue reading

    • Branson Sickness – Sir Richard Branson should give up – That Virgin have had to quarantine passengers is one thing; that Sir Richard Branson continues to be taken seriously is another.

      Branson Sickness

      That Virgin have had to quarantine passengers is one thing; that Sir Richard Branson continues to be taken seriously is another   Sir Richard Branson cannot do anything withou ...  Continue reading

    • Losing Lazy Brady – Karren Brady quits as chairman of Taventa – That Lady Brady has resigned from Taveta is news to be celebrated; that she took so long to go is proof of her hypocrisy

      Losing Lazy Brady

      That Lady Brady has resigned from Arcadia is news to be celebrated; that she took so long to go is proof of her hypocrisy   Finally, this morning, Lady Brady has done the dece ...  Continue reading

    • Shady Brady: Lady Brady is a total disgrace for supporting Philip Green – Lady Brady yet again proves herself to be nothing but a disgrace with no moral compass.

      Shady Brady

      Lady Brady yet again proves herself to be nothing but a disgrace with no moral compass   Lady Brady – a vile woman with an acid tongue whose attack on James Stunt was nothin ...  Continue reading

    • Sharing Stunt – James Stunt shares advice on Instagram live feed – Businessman and philanthropist James Stunt shares advice on how to achieve success via his social media account.

      Sharing Stunt

      James Stunt shares advice on how to achieve success via his social media account and interacts with his followers by answering questions live   In a move that shows he’s qui ...  Continue reading

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