Tag Archives: Ericle

October/November 2022

Embracing The Third Age

These days, I spend a great deal of my week on activities organised by The University Of The Third Age (U3A). There are no age parameters to the U3A – the Third Age being defined as … Read more...

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July 2022

IT’S THE SILLY SEASON!

This time of the year used to be known as The Silly Season as everybody, including the politicians, went off on their holidays leaving the news media with pages to fill and precious little to fill … Read more...

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June 2022

A decade ago, I posted the above placeholder onto the webpage of my newly acquired domain www.theericle.com. To be brutally honest, I had no real ambitions for The Ericle beyond it possibly becoming an e-substitute for the autobiography that … Read more...

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Every 4 years The Ericle pulls out his Willie

Every 4 years, at about this time, I make a point of pulling out my Willie. That’s my World Cup Willie, of course, the mascot of the England football team that competed for and won the 1966 World Cup. (Well, … Read more...

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Today’s news

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IMPORTANT QUESTIONS NEED TO BE ANSWERED. Apparently this is a picture of Karen Pierce, the British ambassador to the UN, addressing the Security Council at yesterday’s debate on the alleged use by Syria of chemical weapons:

– is this how

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Anti-semitism & The Labour Party

If you can’t – or don’t want to – believe the cancer at the heart of Labour Party, please read this pamphlet handed out by the counter-demonstrators (“Labour Against The Witch Hunt”) at yesterday’s protest against anti-semitism within the party. … Read more...

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AN ERICLE EXCLUSIVE: World-Of-Cricket Map Redrawn

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Bring on the clowns!

BozoBoris

 

When Ken Livingstone made a prosaic – but totally insensitive – point that, because Hitler had espoused the concept of German Jews being transported to Palestine he was acting like a Zionist, he was rightly suspended from the Labour … Read more...

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Dear Tony Blair

From: Eric Wilton 

Subject: Brexit

Date: 17 February 2017 at 17:27:13 GMT

To: info@tonyblairoffice.org

Dear Tony Blair

As somebody who has changed my mind* on Brexit, I applaud your speech today and support its ambitions.

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Season’s Greetings from The Ericle

3-hoes

 

Have a Good One! Hope to see you on The Other Side….Read more...

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