One man & his Stradivarius


The English comedian Tommy Cooper, now long deceased, had a great joke about a Rembrandt & a Stradivarius, which MB may have told you all in the past. If he did, he now tells it to you again. It’s out & out MB’s favourite joke. Man walks into a pawnbroker with a violin and a painting. Good news says the pawnbroker – you have…

One woman’s big thank you to the State of Qatar


On a few occasions in the past, MB has offered his blog site to friends who had something to say and needed a forum in which to say it. In recent days, friend and work colleague Mrs Joy, from Punjab State in India, asked MB if she could use his blog site to publicise the events of the last year which were extremely traumatic…