Author Archives: markbendle

Threat to the NHS

Threat to the NHS

As one of those born just before the NHS was founded, I am passionately dedicated to its future provision. I have just read the article in June MT “Can we afford our NHS?”. I am constantly surprised t ...
Molehill out of a mountain

Molehill out of a mountain

While I do NOT want to detract from David Richard’s achievement – to say he climbed Everest when he walked to base camp is far from correct. There is a lot of difference! I have walked the Tour ...
Music to our ears

Music to our ears

I read Colin Griffiths’ letter “Desperately seeking music” (July), in which he says he can’t find the music he likes. Most musical entertainment on TV is for youngsters, even though young people make ...