Bryan Hemming

short stories, comment, articles, humour and photography

Fake News

Modern First Family – TV review With Fake News hitting the corporate headlines it’s getting almost impossible to distinguish fake news from real news. In order to let our readers judge … Continue reading

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Ol’ Mophead Mops up the Votes

I don’t know what to say. I really don’t. But, looking for the tiniest ray of sunshine on the cloudiest of days, at least Hillary didn’t win. Now, now, before … Continue reading

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No question about it, Hillary is either honest or dishonest

Though I don’t want to be called a Trumpist – it sounds so silly – there can be little doubt the latest Clinton email upset has left slavish hacks on both … Continue reading

October 31, 2016 · 14 Comments

House of Cads

A source close to Westminster, who would prefer to remain anonymous, recently told me of a filthy rumour flying round concerning Parliament’s vote to strip Sir Philip Green of his … Continue reading

October 24, 2016 · 3 Comments

Hurrah for the Blackshirts!

It Can’t Happen Here On the morning of April 9th 1940 mum’s cousin, Bjørg, got out of bed to celebrate her eleventh birthday. That wasn’t the only event to make the … Continue reading

October 15, 2016 · 8 Comments

Russians halt search for intelligent life in Washington

A Russian research team which claimed to have detected signs of intelligent life in Washington has now discovered the life there not to be quite so intelligent after all. A … Continue reading

October 6, 2016 · 7 Comments

El Levante

Sometimes lasting a couple of days, others raging a week or more, it’s a wind like no other. Nerves shred and tempers fray. The slightest show of anger, a small domestic … Continue reading

August 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

How I rediscovered my Welsh Heritage on a Sofa

What a topsy-turvy world we live in. And what a June to remember. To paraphrase Oscar Wilde: to lose national dignity once in a week could be regarded as misfortune, to … Continue reading

July 2, 2016 · 19 Comments

Lions led by Donkeys

Battle of the Somme July 1, 1916 – November 18, 1916

July 1, 2016 · 4 Comments

Intel Vets Urge Fast Report on Clinton’s Emails

Yesterday Robert Parry’s Consortimumnews published a message from a group of U.S. intelligence veterans calling on President Obama to expedite the FBI review of former Secretary of State Clinton’s alleged email security … Continue reading

May 24, 2016 · 4 Comments

Congratulations Leicester City!

REVENGE AT LAST! From a Syston boy living in Conil de la Frontera, Spain, and old enough to remember Leicester losing to Spurs in the 1961 FA Cup Final. Ignominious … Continue reading

May 3, 2016 · 5 Comments

Sniffin’ about an Andalusian pueblo at Easter

The other evening, Angelica and I went for a sniff about the pueblo to see what was up. It being Good Friday, the town’s Easter cabalgata was in full swing. … Continue reading

March 29, 2016 · 6 Comments

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