It’s good to be thrifty and prepare for the worst. Remember the ‘credit crunch’ when food prices soared and petrol prices nearly hit 1.50 a litre? According to an economist at RBS (yes, the bank that messed up that we had to bail out) another stock market crash is coming in 2016. (more…)
A Featured post by Mike Maynard (editor).
I like this photo, it looks like they are suspended in mid-air. I took a few photos last weekend at Tipton Carnival and was hoping to photograph Willenhall Carnival yesterday, but the rain came… (more…)
I took this photo of West Bromwich library last Sunday. It’s quite an ornate building. A lot of work went into it. Do you think it was worth it? Did they make it to last? David Cameron said that as a country Britain needs to “Do more with less.” Perhaps we could make more things to last; invest for the future and waste less. Do we need things fancy though or more utilitarian? (more…)