I see that we have picked-up 1001 new readers over the last seven days, so welcome and please feel free to contribute to the conversations threads. My only request is that everyone remembers the "polite society" policy in place on this weblog which gives everyone a comfortable environment to participate in if they wish to.
A little nostalgia in the image, to remind us of the time when Margate and Ramsgate were enough of a holiday destination to warrant day trips to France.
Mind you, Margate had a pier at the time too!
With news that David Miliband - the younger - has decided not to take on Gordon Brown for the Presidency and a local election around the corner, I'm reminded of the Blackadder election sketch. Any resemblance to real characters seeking election is purely coincidental.