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    Let’s Be ‘Avin’ Ya

    Britain needs to get tough on knife crime suggests Matthew Steeples; we need a Giuliani-like figure to counter Mrs May   In a depressing reversal of fortunes, New York is now ...   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

    The Brilliance of Pigcasso – Painting pig named Pigcasso sells works for thousands; one has been turned into a watch face for Swatch.

    The Brilliance of Pigcasso

    Painting pig named Pigcasso sells works for thousands; one has been turned into a watch face for Swatch   Saved from an abattoir in 2016, a rather appropriately named rescued ...   Continue reading

    • Let’s Be ‘Avin’ Ya

      Britain needs to get tough on knife crime suggests Matthew Steeples; we need a Giuliani-like figure to counter Mrs May   In a depressing reversal of fortunes, New York is now ...   Continue reading

    • The Voice – Croaky voiced Theresa May needs to be put out to pasture – Matthew Steeples feels sympathy for croaky voiced Theresa May but suggests we’d be better off if this ill woman was relieved of her duties.

      The Voice

      Matthew Steeples feels sympathy for the croaky voiced Theresa May but suggests we’d all be better off if this ill woman was relieved of her duties   Yesterday, in what can o ...   Continue reading

    • Slasher May – Theresa May should not be cutting police numbers – Theresa May should be ashamed of herself for slashing police numbers at this time; she should instead be increasing them.

      Slasher May

      Theresa May should be ashamed of herself for slashing police numbers at this time; she should instead be increasing them   Theresa May was the worst Home Secretary in history ...   Continue reading

    • Grubby Green – Sir Philip Green’s downfall is all but complete – Sir Philip Green’s downfall is now all but complete; strip him of his knighthood says Matthew Steeples.

      Grubby Green

      Sir Philip Green’s downfall is now all but complete; strip him of his knighthood says Matthew Steeples   He used to be known as ‘Sir Shifty’ but now that’s become a ti ...   Continue reading

    • The May Turkey – Out-of-control Theresa May and People’s Vote – Matthew Steeples suggests Theresa May has lost control and urges readers to support a People’s Vote and the Put It To The People march.

      The May Turkey

      Matthew Steeples suggests Theresa May has lost control and urges readers to support a People’s Vote and the Put It To The People march   The phrase: “Like turkeys voting f ...   Continue reading

    • Celebrating Soubry – In resigning from the Conservative Party Anna Soubry MP has proven herself to be a true patriot

      Celebrating Soubry

      In resigning from the Conservative Party Anna Soubry MP has proven herself to be a true patriot   Anna Soubry MP is first and foremost a thoroughly decent lady. I met her at a ...   Continue reading

    • Job Killing Jim – Sir Jim Ratcliffe should be stripped of his knighthood – Brexiteer turned Britain fleeing tycoon Sir Jim Ratcliffe should be stripped of his knighthood suggests Matthew Steeples.

      Job Killing Jim

      Brexiteer turned Britain fleeing tycoon Sir Jim Ratcliffe should be stripped of his title suggests Matthew Steeples   “Britain’s richest man” Sir Jim Ratcliffe is often ...   Continue reading

    • How does this end? The government needs a new approach to Brexit – Matthew Steeples foresees a need for the government to accept that their Brexit strategy is simply not working and change tact.

      How does this end?

      Matthew Steeples foresees a need for the government to accept that their Brexit strategy is simply not working and change tact; news that Porsche will introduce a surcharge of 10% ...   Continue reading

    • Vanish The Vagrancy Act – 1824 Vagrancy Act should be repealed – Matthew Steeples joins those calling for the Vagrancy Act to be urgently repealed; homeless people need help and not hate.

      Vanquish The Vagrancy Act

      Matthew Steeples joins those calling for the Vagrancy Act to be urgently repealed; homeless people need help and not hate   News that a 31-year-old homeless man was found dead ...   Continue reading

    • A Terrible Ticket – Jailing of Fiona Onasanya MP is ludicrous – Matthew Steeples suggests the jailing of Fiona Onasanya MP over her lies over a speeding ticket is quite absurd.

      A Terrible Ticket

      Matthew Steeples suggests the jailing of Fiona Onasanya MP over her lies over a speeding ticket is quite absurd   They say: “Don’t kick a dog when it’s down,” but plai ...   Continue reading

    • The Brilliance of Pigcasso – Painting pig named Pigcasso sells works for thousands; one has been turned into a watch face for Swatch.

      The Brilliance of Pigcasso

      Painting pig named Pigcasso sells works for thousands; one has been turned into a watch face for Swatch   Saved from an abattoir in 2016, a rather appropriately named rescued ...   Continue reading

    • Stunt on Art – James Stunt on the art world and his involvement in it – James Stunt shares his experiences in the art world; he reveals what inspired him to get involved and his views on what is wrong about it.

      Stunt on Art

      James Stunt shares his experiences in the art world; he reveals what inspired him to get involved in it and his views on what is wrong about it   When I first met my now ex-wi ...   Continue reading

    • Anything But BIG – 8IG number plate attracts attention – Pretentious number plate ‘BIG’ attracts attention in Knightsbridge.

      Anything But BIG

      Pretentious number plate ‘BIG’ attracts attention in Knightsbridge   ‘Mr Big’ in Sex and the City was considered a bit of player. He was the “big man on the campus ...   Continue reading

    • Magic & Merton – Debbie McGee, MAG1C and Mrs Merton – As Debbie McGee puts the number plate ‘MAG1C’ up for auction, we remind readers of her legendary appearance on the ‘Mrs Merton Show’

      Magic & Merton

      As Debbie McGee puts the number plate ‘MAG1C’ up for auction, we remind readers of her legendary and laughable appearance on the ‘Mrs Merton Show’   News that Debbie M ...   Continue reading

    • A Balls-Up About Betjeman – Arrest of Oscar Wilde at The Cadogan Hotel – Cadogan suggest the impossible in claiming that Sir John Betjeman was present at the arrest of Oscar Wilde at The Cadogan Hotel. #FakeNews

      A Balls-Up About Betjeman

      Cadogan suggest the impossible in claiming that Sir John Betjeman was present at the arrest of Oscar Wilde at The Cadogan Hotel   The Earl of Cadogan – best known for once s ...   Continue reading

    • Boarded Up On The Bishops Avenue – Kenmore House or Al-Murataza, 58 The Bishops Avenue, London, N2 0BE – Mansion on The Bishops Avenue in Hampstead goes on sale for £15 million; it isn’t quite what you’d expect for such a price – For sale for £15 million ($19.7 million, €17.4 million or درهم72.4 million) through Aston Chase.

      Boarded Up On The Bishops Avenue

      Mansion on The Bishops Avenue in Hampstead goes on sale for £15 million; it isn’t quite what you’d expect for such a price   Built on a 1.8 acre plot in 1896 in the  Art ...   Continue reading

    • The Greatness of Grant – Richard E. Grant deserves an Oscar – Richard E. Grant has proven that Britain can still produce talent; he shined in ‘Can You Forgive Me?’ and deserves an Oscar.

      The Greatness of Grant

      Richard E. Grant has proven that Britain can still produce talent; he shined in ‘Can You Forgive Me?’ and deserves an Oscar   Quite the opposite of the misery and all-roun ...   Continue reading

    • Falling Down Flass – Flass, Maulds Meaburn, Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 3HN, United Kingdom – To be offered at auction with a guide price of just £460,000 ($596,000, €525,000 or درهم2.2 million) by auctioneers Harman Healy – Grade II* listed Cumbrian mansion once marketed for £1.5m for sale for just £460,000; scene of UK’s biggest ever cannabis raid in 2012.

      Falling Down Flass

      Grade II* listed Cumbrian mansion built by opium dealer and once marketed for £1.5 million for sale for just £460,000; it was also the scene of the UK’s biggest ever cannabis r ...   Continue reading

    • A Poldark-esque Pad – Ty Uchaf, Nant Gwrtheyrn, Llithfaen, Pwllheli, Gwynedd, Wales, United Kingdom, LL53 6HL, Wales – For sale for £750,000 ($963,000, €840,000 or درهم3.5 million) through Carter Jonas – Welsh coastal farm with beach and derelict quarry for sale for just £750,000; its environs were home to an alleged spy in WW2.

      A Poldark-esque Pad

      Welsh coastal farm with beach and derelict quarry for sale for just £750,000; its environs were home to an alleged spy in the Second World War   The BBC One hit series Poldar ...   Continue reading

    • Mrs Simpson Farmed in Mayfair – Farm House, 22 Farm Street, Mayfair, London, W1J 5RQ, United Kingdom – For sale for £11.75 million ($14.95 million, €13.12 million or درهم54.90 million) through Knight Frank.

      Mrs Simpson Farmed in Mayfair

      Mayfair “farmhouse” where Mrs Simpson began her affair with the then Prince of Wales for sale for 147% more than it was marketed for in 2012   Last marketed at a price of £4. ...   Continue reading

    • The Antics of ‘Anth’ – Anthea Turner needs to e put out to pasture – That Anthea Turner continues to behave as if she’s a teenage hottie is quite beyond preposterous.

      The Antics of ‘Anth’

      That Anthea Turner continues to behave as if she’s a teenage hottie is quite beyond preposterous   Divorcee Anthea Turner – or ‘F**k I used to be famous’ to her friend ...   Continue reading

    • Tarty Alexa – Alexa Chung launches sunglasses range, Mail goes wild – The Daily Mail’s reporting of Alexa Chung’s latest ‘launch’ was utterly cringeworthy.

      Tarty Alexa

      The Daily Mail’s reporting of Alexa Chung’s latest ‘launch’ was utterly cringeworthy; why is she considered to be newsworthy?   The Daily Mail just cannot help itself. ...   Continue reading

    • The Modern Day Marie Antoinette – The Duchess of Sussex – It is wrong that the Duchess of Sussex is being treated as a victim; she chose her path and should learn to accept criticism.

      The Modern Day Marie Antoinette

      Matthew Steeples suggests that is wrong that the Duchess of Sussex is being treated as a victim; she chose her path and it is time she accepted that with being a public figure, cri ...   Continue reading

    • Happily Poor – Michael Carroll – From a lot to a little – “Lotto lout” Michael Carroll’s reaction to becoming utterly broke will surprise.

      Happily Poor

      “Lotto lout” Michael Carroll’s reaction to becoming utterly broke will surprise   Howard Hughes once said: “Money can’t buy happiness” and then someone else later ...   Continue reading

    • Manic Meghan – Duchess of Sussex has become most erratic – The Duchess of Sussex’s behaviour is becoming increasingly erratic; she needs to learn to control herself.

      Manic Meghan

      The ‘modern day Mrs Simpson,’ the Duchess of Sussex’s, behaviour is becoming increasingly erratic; she needs to learn to control herself or she will indeed become a true laug ...   Continue reading

    • Is That The Chinese Takeaway? Clive Swift – Richard Bucket – dies – A tribute to Clive Swift, better known as Richard Bucket in the classic sitcom ‘Keeping Up Appearances”

      Is That The Chinese Takeaway?

      A tribute to Clive Swift, better known as Richard Bucket in the classic sitcom ‘Keeping Up Appearances’   Some might say: “They don’t make television like they used to ...   Continue reading

    • Wallies of the Week – Foolish Fogle and Joyless Judy – Ben Fogle and Judy Finnigan are our most worthy Wallies of the Week.

      Wallies of the Week – Foolish Fogle and Joyless Judy

      Ben Fogle and Judy Finnigan are our most worthy Wallies of the Week   Two of the most irritating people to inflict misery on our screens have yet again excelled themselves.   ...   Continue reading

    • Fishwife Ferne – Ferne McCann in drink throwing incident – Reality television ‘star’ and ex-girlfriend of acid thrower Ferne McCann caught hurling drinks at National Television Awards.

      Fishwife Ferne

      Reality television ‘star’ and ex-girlfriend of acid thrower Ferne McCann caught hurling drinks at National Television Awards   Ferne McCann and chucking things seem to go ...   Continue reading

    • Awarding a Pun – Party crasher David Pun remerges like a rat – Rat-like party crasher David Pun puts in an appearance at the ‘Mayfair Times’ Awards at Claridge’s.

      Awarding a Pun

      Rat-like party crasher David Pun puts in an appearance at the ‘Mayfair Times’ Awards at Claridge’s   Last night, at Claridge’s, blagger and ligger David Pun put in app ...   Continue reading

    • A Knightsbridge Nuisance – ‘The Steeple Times’ highlights Knightsbridge’s worst nuisance neighbour; meet hotel and leisure fund manager Jochen Schaefer-Suren.

      A Knightsbridge Nuisance

      ‘The Steeple Times’ highlights Knightsbridge’s worst nuisance neighbour; meet hotel and leisure fund manager Jochen Schaefer-Suren   Jochen Schaefer-Suren clearly is som ...   Continue reading

    • The Madness of Michelin – Marco Pierre White bans the Michelin Guide – Marco Pierre White is right to ban the Michelin Guide from his restaurant; he and others should take similar action against TripAdvisor.

      The Madness of Michelin

      Marco Pierre White is right to ban the Michelin Guide from his restaurant; he and others should take similar action against TripAdvisor   News that Marco Pierre White has told ...  Continue reading

    • TIGing a Drunken Duchess – Meghan Markle should go into politics – The boozy bird the Duchess of Sussex and the newly formed The Independent Group have something in common; this “TIG moment” lover should become their leader

      TIGing a Drunken Duchess

      The boozy bird the Duchess of Sussex and the newly formed The Independent Group have something in common; this “TIG moment” lover should become their leader   The former M ...  Continue reading

    • Praise Be To Pret – Pret should be saluted for helping the homeless – Matthew Steeples salutes Pret for doing more than most to help homeless people get jobs and permanent accommodation; others and the government should follow suit

      Praise Be To Pret

      Matthew Steeples salutes Pret for doing more than most to help homeless people get jobs and permanent accommodation; others and the government should follow suit   Pret a Mang ...  Continue reading

    • Harridan Heather – That Heather Mills (McCartney) has returned to the public eye is nothing but awful; please could someone just send her to Siberia?

      Harridan Heather

      That Heather Mills has returned to the public eye is nothing but awful; please could someone just send her to Siberia?   When one thought the worst was over and one of Britain ...  Continue reading

    • Billing Against Brexit – As a restaurant popular with politicians adds anti-Brexit slogans to its bills, it must be highlighted that the hospitality industry is entirely dependent on immigrant workers.

      Billing Against Brexit

      As a restaurant popular with politicians adds anti-Brexit slogans to its bills, it must be highlighted that the hospitality industry is entirely dependent on immigrant workers &nbs ...  Continue reading

    • Supporting Giovanni – Giovanni restaurant, 6 Yeoman’s Row, SW3 2AH – Matthew Steeples criticises ‘Evening Standard’s’ Benedict Moore-Bridger for his unjustified attack on the Knightsbridge restaurant Giovanni.

      Supporting Giovanni

      Matthew Steeples criticises the ‘Evening Standard’s’ Benedict Moore-Bridger for his unjustified attack on the Knightsbridge restaurant Giovanni   Benedict Moore-Bridger ...  Continue reading

    • Proudly Proudlock – Restaurateur and Chelsea beacon Michael Proudlock dies – Co-owner of Foxtrot Oscar on Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, London, SW3

      Proudly Proudlock

      Restaurateur and Chelsea beacon Michael Proudlock dies   Michael Proudlock left this earth in a fashion befitting of a bon viveur. After a “lavish lunch” at PJ’s on Tues ...  Continue reading

    • Caught on Caramel – South Kensington restaurant fire was arson

      Caught on Caramel

      Fire at Caramel restaurant in South Kensington suspected to be arson   Now, in the wake of the fire at Caramel restaurant on Brompton Road, South Kensington last week, police ...  Continue reading

    • Caramelized – Former La Brasserie (now Caramel) suffers fire – Frontage of former La Brasserie premises in South Kensington – now Caramel – burnt to a crisp on morning of 6th December 2018.

      Caramelized

      Frontage of former La Brasserie premises in South Kensington – now Caramel – burnt to a crisp   Last night, at around 3.30am, the frontage of Caramel on Brompton Road in S ...  Continue reading

    • CocktailING – Evening Standard disgraces itself (yet again) – Matthew Steeples tears apart ‘ES’ magazine’s new restaurant critic for using a ridiculous non-word – “cocktailing”

      CocktailING

      Matthew Steeples tears apart ‘ES’ magazine’s new restaurant critic for using a ridiculous non-word – “cocktailing”   In this week’s ‘ES’ magazine a prat (pic ...  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

    • Vanquishing The Vulgarians – Milo Yiannopoulos and Tommy Robinson – A rare set of good news; Milo Yiannopoulos gets banned from Australia and Tommy Robinson loses his harassment case.

      Vanquishing The Vulgarians

      A rare set of good news; Milo Yiannopoulos gets banned from Australia and Tommy Robinson loses his harassment case   Tommy Robinson and Milo Yiannopoulos are unlikely bedfello ...  Continue reading

    • Shocking Steel – Lord Steel has disgraced himself; he must go – Lord Steel has proven himself a disgrace over not exposing Sir Cyril Smith MP; he should be expelled from public life.

      Shocking Steel

      Lord Steel has proven himself a disgrace; he should be expelled from public life   Lord Steel should be ashamed of himself. He should also be expelled from the House of Lords. ...  Continue reading

    • The Travails of Tom and Theresa – Tom Harwood, Theresa May, Petit Gervais – That condom campaigner Tom Harwood is scaremongering and Theresa May is begging is proof enough that Brexit is on the rocks.

      The Travails of Tom and Theresa

      That condom campaigner Tom Harwood is scaremongering and Theresa May is begging is proof enough that Brexit is on the rocks   Last week, condom campaigner turned Guido Fawkes ...  Continue reading

    • Moron of the Moment – Acid tongued Corbyn aide Laura Murray – Wealthy aristocrat and aide to Jeremy Corbyn is a true example of the hypocrisy that now pollutes once Great Britain.

      Moron of the Moment – Laura Murray

      Wealthy aristocrat and aide to Jeremy Corbyn is a true example of the hypocrisy that now pollutes once Great Britain   This morning The Sunday Times revealed that Laura Murray ...  Continue reading

    • Let’s NOT Get It Done – Theresa May belongs in Grimsby – That a “haggard” Theresa May chose Grimsby as a place to make her final speech prior to the final vote on her Brexit deal about sums up what a mess she’s truly gotten us into

      Let’s NOT Get It Done

      That a “haggard” Theresa May chose Grimsby as a place to make her final speech prior to the final vote on her Brexit deal about sums up what a mess she’s truly gotten us into ...  Continue reading

    • More Belgrade Than Belgravia – Shell garage robbed – As the Belgravia Shell is raided and its cash machine robbed, here is another timely reminder of the effects of Theresa May’s cuts.

      More Belgrade Than Belgravia

      As the Belgravia Shell fuel station is raided and its cash machine robbed, here is another timely reminder of the effects of Theresa May’s cuts   This morning in Ebury Stree ...  Continue reading

    • Failing Grayling – Transport secretary Chris Grayling must go – Transport secretary Chris Grayling has yet again messed up and with news that he has botched the Brexit ferry deal, he must go.

      Failing Grayling

      Transport secretary Chris Grayling has yet again messed up and with news that he has botched the Brexit ferry deal, he must go   “Deeply odd” Chris Grayling MP just cannot ...  Continue reading

    • Cliff Rises (Yet Again) – Sir Cliff Richard demands £1.5m from BBC – That Sir Cliff Richard is demanding another £1.5 million from the BBC shows how utterly outrageous he truly is.

      Cliff Wrongly Rises (Yet Again)

      That Sir Cliff Richard is demanding another £1.5 million from the BBC shows how utterly outrageous he truly is   The ratbag Sir Cliff Richard’s at it again. This monstrous ...  Continue reading

    • Calamity Corbyn – Jeremy Corbyn is a national disgrace – Jeremy Corbyn has rightly been slammed for not being able to manage his own finances.

      Calamity Corbyn

      Jeremy Corbyn has rightly been slammed for not being able to manage his own finances   Jeremy Corbyn is a national disgrace and should not be put in charge of a bus ticket let ...  Continue reading

    • Actions Have Consequences – Matthew Steeples reminds the Duchess of Sussex, Mark Zuckerberg and his Facebook colleagues that actions have consequences

      Actions Have Consequences

      Matthew Steeples reminds the Duchess of Sussex, Mark Zuckerberg and his Facebook colleagues that actions have consequences   “If you don’t want something published, don’ ...  Continue reading

    BRAINSTORM

    The comings and goings of the entrepreneurial classes

    • 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

    • Philly G. Fails – Sir Philip Green banged to rights by The Telegraph – Bully and braggart Sir Philip Green ditches his libel action against ‘The Telegraph’ and is met with a bill of £3 million in costs alone.

      Philly G. Fails

      Bully and braggart Sir Philip Green ditches his libel action against ‘The Telegraph’ and is deservedly met with a bill of £3 million in costs alone   Described as “Shyl ...  Continue reading

    • The Business of Shopify – Best examples of how to utilise Shopify – The rise of Shopify stores and highlights examples of how it is best being used

      The Business of Shopify

      New contributor Rik Snuiverink examines the rise of Shopify stores and highlights examples of how it is best being used   The word ‘entrepreneur’ conjures up certain image ...  Continue reading

    • A Moral Vacuum – Brexiteer Sir James Dyson is nothing but a hypocrite – Billionaire Brexiteer James Dyson (yet again) shows himself as nothing but a self-serving prick in relocating his HQ to Singapore.

      A Moral Vacuum

      Billionaire Brexiteer James Dyson (yet again) shows himself as nothing but a self-serving prick in relocating his HQ to Singapore   Yesterday, in the wake of the crappy hoover ...  Continue reading

    • Bitter Toxic Brady – Lady Brady branded a bitter, toxic feminist after going on a publicity tour for her pretentious ‘Get What You Want’ podcast.

      Bitter Toxic Brady

      Lady Brady branded a “bitter, toxic feminist” after going on a publicity tour for her pretentious ‘Get What You Want’ podcast   Last year, Baroness Brady of Knightsbri ...  Continue reading

    THE WIRE

    Science, technology and gadgets

    • A Whisky Watch – Louis Moinet watch containing whisky for sale – Louis Moinet ‘Whisky Watch’ to be auctioned by Fellows on 2nd April 2018; it includes a capsule containing the “world’s oldest whisky” and has an estimate of £12,000 to £18,000 ($15,800 to $23,600, €13,800 to €20,800 or درهم57,900 to درهم86,800)

      A Whisky Watch

      ...   Continue reading

    • The Point of POS – Developments in point of sale systems – Lucy Smith takes a look at developments in point of sale systems.

      The Point of POS

      Lucy Smith takes a look at developments in point of sale systems   It is human nature to take for granted that which we interact with on an daily basis. After all, when was th ...   Continue reading

    • A Beginner’s Guide to E-Commerce – New contributor Lucy Smith shares her thoughts on how to make the most of the world of electronic commerce.

      A Beginner’s Guide to E-Commerce

      New contributor Lucy Smith shares her thoughts on how to make the most of the world of electronic commerce   Have you been ever considered opening up an online store? Do you h ...   Continue reading

    • A Bit Of An Enigma – Bonhams in Knightsbridge, London to auction two Enigma machines at their science and technology sale for six figure sums. The respective reserves for the machines are £150,000 to £200,000 ($197,000 to $263,000, €169,000 to €225,000 or درهم724,000 to درهم965,000) and £100,000 to £150,000 ($131,000 to $197,000,

      A Bit Of An Enigma

      Bonhams to auction two Enigma machines at their science and technology sale for six figure sums   Tomorrow in Knightsbridge, Bonhams will auction two Heinsoeth Und Rinke enigm ...   Continue reading

    • The King of Caravans – One-of-a-kind “big caravan-house” with patio on the roof for sale for £30,000 ($38,500, €33,200 or درهم141,500); the current owner bought it for just £1 and spent £70,000 restoring it – For sale through RM English estate agents in York.

      The King of Caravans

      One-of-a-kind “big caravan-house” with patio on the roof for sale for £30,000; the current owner bought it for just £1 and spent £70,000 restoring it   Believed to be t ...   Continue reading

    • The Bubble is Back – £10,800 for minute Microlino electric car – New electric Swiss ‘bubble car’ expected to launch in December; 7,200 orders have already been placed for the £10,800 Microlino.

      The Bubble is Back

      New electric Swiss ‘bubble car’ expected to launch in December; 7,200 orders have already been placed for the £10,800 Microlino   The Swiss are known for their chocolate ...   Continue reading

    • A Low-Cost Limo – Replica Clinton Cadillac One to be auctioned – Perfect car for Hillary Clinton to be auctioned for just £7,800 in Indiana; replica Cadillac One truly is worthy of the name ‘The Beast’ – 1999 Cadillac Deville Presidential-style state limousine by Superior Coach to be sold for £7,800 to £11,700 ($10,000 to $15,000, €8,800 to €13,100 or درهم36,700 to درهم55,100) at their 30th August to the 2nd September auction by RM Sotheby’s at their Auburn Fall sale.

      A Low-Cost Limo

      Perfect car for Hillary Clinton to be auctioned for just £7,800 in Indiana; replica Cadillac One truly is worthy of the name ‘The Beast’   Hillary Clinton could finally f ...   Continue reading

    • Picture of the Week – High Above The Highlands – Astronaut from the International Space Station captures a truly amazing cloud free photograph of the Scottish Highlands.

      Picture of the Week – High Above The Highlands

      International Space Station astronaut captures a truly amazing cloud free photograph of the Scottish Highlands   Photographs taken from aeroplanes and spacecraft are generally ...   Continue reading

    • A Range Rover Goes Topless – Wacky 1972 Range Rover Classic Suffix ‘A’ convertible for sale for £97,500 ($137,000, €111,000 or درهم504,000) through Kensington dealer Graeme Hunt

      A Range Rover Goes Topless

      Wacky 1970s Range Rover convertible for sale for just under £100,000   A truly quirky 1972 Range Rover Classic Suffix ‘A’ that was transformed for ‘topless’ use in Mo ...   Continue reading

    • Profit from Focus – Six year old Ford Focus RS to be sold for nearly double its price in 2011; it has just 18 miles on the clock – Offered by Silverstone Auctions at their NEC Classic Motor Show Sale on 11th and 12th November 2017.

      Profit from Focus

      Six year old Ford to be sold for nearly double its price in 2011; it has just 18 miles on the clock   A zippy 2011 Ford Focus RS with just 18 miles on the clock is to be sold ...   Continue reading

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