Archives for August 2014

Coming soon – more post boxes

 Royal Mail has just announced plans to improve access to post boxes across the UK. This will include the installation of 2,000 new boxes, most of them in rural areas. I have been campaigning for such improvements for some time. No final decisions have yet been taken about where the new boxes will …
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Remember August 4th 1914

 "The lamps are going out all over Europe...." the British Foreign Secretary Sir Edward Grey was remarkably accurate in his assessment of the grim realities that would follow the outbreak of the Great War. On Monday it will be exactly 100 years since the awful battles began. Everyone should take a …
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