Sefton Coast & Wirral more WW2 heritage neglect.

Cycling several times this Summer along the coast between Crosby and Hightown has reinforced how…

The real test for Corbyn and the Labour Left is applying the same standard to dodgy regimes that they like.

Surely the test for Corbyn and the Labour ‘Left’ is not whether they compare Israel…

If you’re in Zaporizhia South East Ukraine there is a great beer scene growing.

This is a review of AmBar beer bar in Zaporizhia / Zaporizhzhia, a major city…

Culture days in Britain Summer 2018. Long report.

Culture days in Britain Summer 2018.   I don’t usually write about culture on this…

Culture Days in Britain Summer 2018.

I don’t usually write about culture on this website. But this Summer in Britain I’ve…

Tips for LFC fans going to Kiev (spelt Kyiv in official translations).

Tips for LFC fans going to Kiev (spelt Kyiv in official translations).   To add…

Ukraine impressions February 2017.

As I arrive in Ukraine for my sixth visit since 2014, here are some as…

81 years since the battle of Jarama.

  Last year the New European newspaper published a feature by me on the 80th…

A small marker of village railway heritage.

Local Railway history / heritage – LYR Co. markers at Hightown. There are two Lancashire…

Is Sefton Council the worst Council in Britain for preserving World War II heritage?

Sefton Council, has done great work creating a walking and cycling accessible coastal path all…