Tag: BBC

Easter, Venison and Bullet Points

Nearly there. Just one more day until the second biggest reason to be a teacher starts; the Easter holidays. I know that sounds a bit cynical so apologies to those educational purists who want us all to be teachers because it is our “calling”, but we all have […]

Bans, Bears and Debit Cards

There is a certain irony that my previous post – Banned at Last! – appears to be having some problems getting published on this site. It doesn’t appear unless you are logged in, which means that only I can see it! Very strange. Let’s hope the censors at […]

OK, it’s true, I’m working for MI5

This is a comical tale from the late 1930s, but the more you think about it, the more sensible it is. As the following article from the BBC websiteย explains, in the days before satellites, it was actually not a bad idea: Summer 1937. What could be more fitting […]