Monthly Archives: June 2018

Russia

“Russia is a riddle wrapped inside a mystery inside an enigma” said Churchill. In the early 1980s I lived next to Greenham Common airbase, secure in the knowledge that if a nuclear war broke out (and at times it seemed possible) all my young family would die. I was primarily working in defence, so if […]

The Retail Crisis

Has been brewing for many years and should come as no surprise to retailers, local authorities, property companies and central government – all of which are now wailing and gnashing their teeth. Apart from food shopping I seldom go into shops. I was an early internet shopper, have advised retailers on ecommerce and live in […]