After a Heavy Defeat

I remember a good few years ago when I used to read such stuff ‘management and leadership’ books were fond of quoting Sun Tzu’s classic Chinese text ‘The Art of War’ when giving modern leaders things to think about. Wisdom like: “All warfare is based on deception.” So, the explanation might go: “Don’t be so […]

Closing the libraries? Well no, we’re not going to

Update 10th November, ‘no Liverpool Libraries to close’ After several months of consultation with us all, Liverpool Mayor Joe Anderson announced this morning that no Liverpool Libraries will now close. Some will shorten their hours and it seems that seven out of the threatened eleven will now be run by ‘partners’ (still to be announced […]

Great bus journeys of the world: the 62

Public service at its best. One bus that takes you to Wavertree, Old Swan, Tuebrook, West Derby, Norris Green, Croxteth, Fazakerley, Aintree, Walton, Bootle, Seaforth, Litherland, Waterloo and Crosby? That’ll be the 62 then, let’s go! Then along past West Derby and Croxteth Hall, where we went a few Saturdays ago. When I was little […]