Man in a Shed

Blog URL:http://atoryblog.blogspot.com
Blog Tags:Politics, Woking, ShedLife, Sheds, Conservatives, Centre right, Thatcherite, Labour failure, Lib Dem failure
Country:United Kingdom
State/Province:Surrey
Location:Woking

A Conservative since 1973 when I learnt that socialism makes the lights go out.



Latest Blog Posts



An end to comments

on Apr 30, 2021

I've just had a look over the new Daily Telegraph app.The newspaper like fall is impressive, though I'm not sure I'm looking for that any more.What is noticeable is the end of reader comments.Given the hostility to the Conservative party line which t...

 Well that was nearly very nasty indeed. It has ended being only a little bit nasty.The UK, though better planning and execution, got its vaccine supply chain and manufacturing rolling 3 months before the EU.The EU is in real trouble because it...

A farewell to Tweets ?

on Jan 10, 2021

Over the last few months what is becoming grouped as Silicon Valley Big Tech has been spending a lot of political capital, whether they know it or not.They have moved from being a platform for information, though being one that also policed for its l...

Back to the blog

on Nov 25, 2020

Well its been a while, but it now seems time to return to the blog.Twitter isn't cutting the ice, and the censorship of big Tech is getting to be a drag.Yes there are alternatives, Telegram, Gab, Parler - and I have accounts, but also far no traction...

Gas lighting

on Nov 23, 2020

Well what can you be sure off?The US election?Covid-19 death rates?Covid-19 origin?You job?When you will be allowed back from house arrest?BLM - everything you know and rely on for you history and identity is racist?Here's the thing, you might have a...

It's our independence day again, our 4th. But still our mandate given and confirmed again and again hasn't been delivered fully.Still things are moving in the right direction, despite all.Its worth taking a moment to remember the peoples greatest vic...

So the report is out, and the Lib Dems are congratulating themselves on being the sort of party that washes its dirty linen in public.But here the thing - the road crash they had in 2019's general election was entirely predictable. Indeed their, at t...