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Calling All Orwell Fans

Feb 16, 2011 by


How many Orwell fans know that a tiny Hertfordshire village inspired him to write Animal Farm and 1984? Wallington has barely changed since Orwell lived there. It still has the same farm, church, houses, Post Box, Village Hall, Village Pump and, of course, the cottage where he lived. The pub where he held his wedding […]

Tunisia, Egypt & Yemen

Feb 5, 2011 by


Tunisia. Egypt. Yemen. Don’t you just love it? Bring it on. Roll on Nigeria, Sudan, Uganda and Zimbabwe. Not that The People have spoken, things only kick off when the middle classes have had enough. Sans-Culottes my arse. Nothing ever happens if only The People are affected. You have to laugh when you hear the […]