Through 2020 – JANUARY
Anticlimax. Christmas has been and gone, the New Year is here and the celebrations have passed (London’s New Year’s Eve fireworks were world-
The news has been dominated by horrendous bush and woodland fires down the south-
January, being a time of pondering the future, found me browsing a copy of the Economist – ‘The World in 2020’ -
In the wider news, arguably the biggest thing that raised the ire of the media as the month wore on was the departure of Harry and Megan from the royal fold, a flight to Canada, Harry returning to face the Queen, Charles and Will, to see if it was possible to work out a compromise. Basically, no. He will pay back some £2M+ of public money spent on their bungalow and, with the Queen’s blessing, go his own way as the couple seek to become self-
Oh yes, Corona virus is coming to light in China, with first two cases in UK confirmed on 31st.
Oooops, oh yes, on 31st we officially left the EU starting an eleven month transition period. Mustn’t forget that!