Monthly Archives: May 2012

More motors: perhaps making things is the future after all

In the first three months of this year, the UK recorded its first motor trade surplus since 1976.  The last time Britain sold more cars than it imported, the British Leyland Rover 3500 began to roll off the production lines (when … Continue reading

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Talking apples

‘Organic’ food is an intrinsically annoying concept.  A ‘scientific’ word attached to a smug BS idea. But each to their own: if buying ‘organic’ makes some people feel better about themselves, and allows supermarkets and producers to charge them a … Continue reading

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