Tag Archives: Andrew Silk

Senior Moment – Seagulls

Senior Moment – Seagulls

It made me laugh this week when it was widely reported that John Woodcock, the Independent MP for Barrow & Furness, who has previously called for a “national seagull summit” to tackle the problem ...
Senior Moment – TV Licences

Senior Moment – TV Licences

So the BBC have revealed the results of their consultation of free TV licences for the over 75s and as expected, it’s not good news. Essentially, the BBC will retain this perk only for the poorest of ...
Food – what’s going on?

Food – what’s going on?

Wherever you live, whatever you do, whatever you like to read, and whatever you like to eat there’s not a day goes by without headlines about the seeming inexorable march of veganism, vegans and vegan ...
Senior Moment – NHS

Senior Moment – NHS

It seems that not a day goes by without our beleaguered NHS hitting the headlines. The one that recently caught my attention was concerning a topic that I have written about in Mature Times before: th ...