When Bears Fly

Encroachments into UK airspace by Russian Air Force “bear” bombers and the Crisis in Ukraine are becoming regular headlines in the tabloids of late. With Russia flexing all its military muscles, should we be worried?   The logical place to start is the fall of the Soviet Union. The shattering of a juggernaut the size of…

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Olympic Safety or A Comedy of Blunders (25/7/2012)

  It’s almost here, about time too Forgive my lateness in jumping on the Olympic bandwagon, but the thing has been heaving with every sort of opinion known to man – from Boris  Johnson to a rather worrying anarchist forum poster at the London Evening Standard website. My incredulity at the entire affair is exasperated by…