Category Archives: Litter, Human Rights and Travel

Following on…

This is a follow on from my last post of two weeks ago. Have I got a book written, or at least part 2 of the book written within the two week period I had hoped for? No. Simple as … Continue reading

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An uneducated journo.

-a week in Izmir, Turkey- (How to read this blog post! If you feel like it, please read it straight through. It takes about fifteen minutes. If you get to the end, please note the links, and read those too. … Continue reading

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Failed.

Just an update from the last post.  I failed to get any wheel chairs to Piraeus.  Nice idea, and I did try, but I didn’t succeed. On another note, and on the subject of cleaning beaches, employing ‘Refugees’, and also … Continue reading

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Fly tipping, Wheelchairs and The Port of Piraeus.

Flytipping, fly tipping, fly-tipping, different ways of spelling the same old nuisance. This nuisance, ‘time-and-money waster,’ appeared overnight a couple of days ago. It sparked off a request for a miracle to occur. Odd! “Simon, nothing is sensible where I … Continue reading

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Keep it simple. Can we?

Six or seven trips to Calais over the past year, the most recent being yesterday Monday 7th September. Dover/Calais return day trip-£16. Half of the Syrian Refugees live below the lighthouse, (you can obviously see the landmark from miles afar). … Continue reading

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Reverse Crowdfunding.

For those of you who are not sure of what Crowdfunding is it’s a method of raising funds on the internet for projects you otherwise cannot find the money for yourself. You write up your project, tell everyone how much you … Continue reading

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The Beach (clean).

In 1999 Danny Boyle directed The Beach, a film adapted from Alex Garland’s novel of the same name which was published in 1996. Leonardo DiCaprio starred in the film and was set on the Thai island of Koh Phi Phi. … Continue reading

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