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I DO NOT WANT AN ELECTRIC CAR.

A friend of mine recently sent me a link to an article concerning VW and their intention to make Bentley a subsidiary of Audi. I didn’t think this was a major problem, for Bentley was a subsidiary of Rolls Royce for … Continue reading

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PLUCKY BRIT BREAKS F1 WORLD RECORD.

Lewis Hamilton has broken the Formula 1 World record today with his 92nd win, more than any other driver before. Well done Lewis.

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COVID-19 TRACK AND TRACE.

I’m not sure whether I’m stating the bleeding obvious as they say, but track and trace will never be any good in the UK, it is fatally flawed. There are a considerable number of self employed people who get no … Continue reading

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WE’RE ALL DOOMED!

One again I have to thank the Sun newspaper for this story of anti mask protesters in London, there is really vary little to add except, WE’RE ALL DOOMED!

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COVID-19 IN LIVERPOOL.

I just came across footage from the Sun newspaper of young people celebrating and dancing in the streets of Liverpool last night. The first thought when viewing the footage, one has to wonder how this awful virus can spread so … Continue reading

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A BRIEF HOMAGE TO FRED DIBNAH.

I went to Bolton at the weekend as my wife went to do a course in thread vein removal, we stayed in the Macdonald Kilhey Court Hotel which was in Standish and seemed to be deserted except for ourselves and … Continue reading

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A PROPER BRITISH PASSPORT.

I received a letter from HMRC saying that I will have to submit an online Tax Return this year which I was not happy about as I had tried before and there were tears before bedtime as I couldn’t make … Continue reading

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A REPLY TO SUEW ON HER COMMENT ABOUT SPEEDING.

Hi Sue, I had a feeling you had read my post on being “nicked for speeding!” https://thediaryofacountrybumpkin.com/2020/08/17/ive-just-been-nicked-for-speeding-im-mad-as-hell/ The result of this was an on line course which I was expecting to be a quiz and box ticking exercise but no, … Continue reading

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TEMPORARY 60 MPH SPEED LIMIT.

One of my classic car papers had an article on the latest idea for a trial period 60mph speed limit in an attempt to cut pollution and they asked for readers opinions on the subject but the email address didn’t … Continue reading

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MR DONALD TRUMP’S TAX RETURN.

Apparently Mr Donald Trump has paid NO tax and has spent $70,000 on his hair. I have to say I’m appalled and outraged, this sort of behaviour is absolutely disgusting. How dare they carry on in this fashion, I would … Continue reading

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