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Watch this in full screen, and then try to tell me the world is a big place.
This is not, repeat not another blog about flying, and the funny things that happen at airports. OK it is a little, but I’m using it as an example, or a metaphor so it’s alright. Budget airlines have been responsible for turning several accepted norms on their heads.  Easyjet and then Ryanair popularised the model...
I’m going to rewrite my blog from yesterday, as when I reread it, it was crap – badly written and too lengthy.  It seems I’m not the only one, as very few people read it.  Here’s the potted version.  Ahem… Because I’m a recruiter by trade, I judge everyone I meet in a clinical fashion....
Or, how I came to be in the wrong place at the right time. This isn’t a funny or peculiar story, but the assassination attempt of Margaret Thatcher is the closest I’ve come to a live historical event.  I’ve retold it countless times, but never written it down, until now.  In 1984, when I was 18, I...
I make no apologies for this being a blatant plug.  Hold on, hold on, don’t stop reading, you’ll like this.  My wife Luciana is Italian, and I have a large extended Italian family of in-laws.  Most are in the UK, but several have returned to the “old country”.  They’re barking mad, but I love them...