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Archive of the posts written by author : Kiron Reid.

Birmingham and Zaporizhia, Ukraine. Twin cities, back in the USSR?

Thanks to the library catalogue prompt at the Library of Birmingham, & the helpful staff…

The ridiculousness of ‘age barring’ alcohol related websites.

The most silly gesture of the ‘responsible drinking’ campaign and anti-alcohol lobby is the requirement…

How to end the obscenely excessive Executive pay at BT and other top firms.

In November 2013 in Liberator magazine I wrote about the failure of the shareholder model…

Electoral observing in Britain.

The British Electoral Commission has published their New Code of Practice for Electoral Observers and…

The demolition of the Coach House at 23 Aigburth Road, Liverpool (El Chocon)

(Destruction of) Local history, corner. In July I was horrified that the demolition of the…

Theresa May & Conservative Party squabbling let us all down.

We have to work together across Europe and multinationaly to overcome the great problems of…

Michael Dobson’s talk on ‘Spaces for Shakespeare’ in Zaporizhzhia, south east Ukraine.

A review for Shakespeare Magazine of Professor Michael Dobson’s lecture in the ‘Shakespeare Days in…

Policies for dealing with buddleia.

For some time I’ve been very concerned about the damage caused by the pretty, bee…

The peace of graveyards & a vibrant, café society, historic modern town.

The French and Serbian and German WWI war cemeteries at Bitola. The Jewish cemetery. And…