Tag Archives: Consideration

Gazette column: Car and pedestrian areas do not mix

It’s “Thursday Thoughts” where I post my weekly Gazette newspaper column to my blog so you can have a read…

Back after a (much needed) holiday, this week my column for the Gloucestershire Gazette is about cars and pedestrianised areas, and how, if people continually ignore the rules and drive down them, they risk the worst of all outcomes .

To read it, simply click to my Column page.

What do you think? Let me know.

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Gazette column: It’s not always possible to have everything your own way

It’s “Thursday Thoughts” where I post my weekly Gazette newspaper column to my blog so you can have a read…

This week my column for the Gloucestershire Gazette is about wanting it all, and specifically the case of the Fourboys Garden Centre going against the planning regulations – and then complaining about it when they get caught.

To read it, simply click to my Column page.

What do you think? Should we expect it all? What about disagreeing with planning regulations, with rules? How should we handle that? Let me know.

**OUT THIS SATURDAY: My latest column for  Gloucestershire Citizen and Echo newspaper.  Catch the Weekend Magazine on their website link here**

**Look out for  Wednesday Wafflings next, um, Wednesday, where I post the latest entry in My Diary of a Hopeful Author**

Gazette column: It’s time we all got some manners

It’s “Thursday Thoughts” where I post my weekly Gazette newspaper column to my blog so you can have a read…

This week my column for the Gloucestershire Gazette is about manners and how, despite the hectic pace of modern day life, we should never, ever forget them.

To read it, simply click to my Column page.

What do you think? Are manners falling to the wayside or do you find people still as polite as ever? Do, indeed, manners still matter? Let me know.

**OUT THIS SATURDAY: My latest column for  Gloucestershire Citizen and Echo newspaper.  Catch the Weekend Magazine on their website link here**

**Look out for  Wednesday Wafflings next, um, Wednesday, where I post the latest entry in My Diary of a Hopeful Author**

Gazette column: When is too old to drive?

It’s “Thursday Thoughts” where I post my weekly Gazette newspaper column to my blog so you can have a read…

This week my column for the Gloucestershire Gazette is about driving as we get older, the responsibility of it, asking when, really, is too old to drive?

To read it, simply click to my Column page.

What do you think? Should all ages be allowed to drive or should there be a limit? Let me know.

**OUT THIS SATURDAY: My latest column for  Gloucestershire Citizen and Echo newspaper.  Catch the Weekend Magazine on their website link here**

**Look out for  Wednesday Wafflings next, um, Wednesday, where I post the latest entry in My Diary of a Hopeful Author**

Gazette column: Is it time to get rid of the role of mayor?

It’s “Thursday Thoughts” where I post my weekly Gazette newspaper column to my blog so you can have a read…

This week my column for the Gloucestershire Gazette is about the role of town mayor and that perhaps now, in this day an age, it is time to get rid of the role.

To read it, simply click to my Column page.

What do you think? Is a mayor vital to a town or is it simply an over-infalted power position? Let me know.

**OUT THIS SATURDAY: My latest column for  Gloucestershire Citizen and Echo newspaper.  Catch the Weekend Magazine on their website link here**

**Look out for  Wednesday Wafflings next, um, Wednesday, where I post the latest entry in My Diary of a Hopeful Author**

Gazette column: When others disagree with us, we must respect that

It’s “Thursday Thoughts” where I post my weekly Gazette newspaper column to my blog so you can have a read…

This week my column for the Gloucestershire Gazette is about Olveston and how some impromptu paintings are causing other peoples opinions and wellbeing to be forgotten .

To read it, simply click to my Column page.

What do you think? Do we have to respect other people’s opinions? Or are some thoughts just not meant to be aired? Let me know.

**OUT THIS SATURDAY: My latest column for  Gloucestershire Citizen and Echo newspaper.  Catch the Weekend Magazine on their website link here**

**Look out for  Wednesday Wafflings next, um, Wednesday, where I post the latest entry in My Diary of a Hopeful Author**