NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (25TH MAR – 29TH MAR)

Good afternoon and welcome to this week’s News, Views and Truths! The sun is shining and the country is still in one piece… just.  But let’s not let that get in the way of a great weekend, shall we? Despite thoughts to the contrary, the continuing omnishambles that is Brexit is not having much of …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (18TH MAR – 22ND MAR)

We have reached Friday once more with the sun on our backs, which is always a positive!  The birds are singing, trees are beginning to look greener and the first shoots of spring are showing.  What could possibly be better, aside from this week’s News, Views and Truths? Hopefully, more positivity! As your finest purveyor …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (4TH MAR – 8TH MAR)

Friday, it seems, comes around quicker and quicker every week.  Am I getting old or am I simply enjoying myself far too much?  Who knows; what we do know is it’s time for this week’s ‘News, Views and Truths’. So, we had some rather big news this week surrounding the European Central Bank, which I …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (25TH FEB – 1ST MAR)

Good afternoon to you; it is good to be back after last week’s sojourn, ably handled by Mr Martin Howe.  I can, however, guarantee a cow-free zone this week, much to Martin’s chagrin – I don’t think he has a bovine obsession, although I can confirm he loves a pun.  I think you may have …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (18TH FEB – 22ND FEB)

It’s half-term and your regular host Andrew Alexander is enjoying a well-earned few days break with his family. Andrew offered me an opportunity to provide you with some finely tuned market analysis… Which I would have been more than happy to provide, had I not been distracted by a story that appealed to me on …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (11TH FEB – 15TH FEB)

It’s that time of the week again folks and it feels like time has absolutely flown – I simply must be having far too much fun!  Welcome to News, Views and Truths. So, Valentine’s Day. Did you remember? Did you forget? Are you being punished because you forgot?   Naturally, this week’s end-of-blog playlist is …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (4TH FEB – 8TH FEB)

Hello and congratulations; you’ve made it to the end of the week and with such style and finesse. Well done you! And to celebrate that fact, why don’t you take five, sit back and enjoy this week’s News, Views and Truths? This week’s first piece of news comes from that vast topic of entertainment, cryptocurrencies.  …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (28TH JAN – 1ST FEB)

Happy Friday everyone!  It’s been a super busy week with lots to talk about, so let’s all jump into this week’s News, Views and Truths. First off, the weather.  Now I appreciate that it’s a tad chilly here and to be fair I think Sunderland Council didn’t get the forecast as no gritters managed to …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (21ST JAN – 25TH JAN)

Cast your mind back to last year; August to be precise. Or don’t and, instead, click here to catch up on what you missed! That particular weekly edition centred around the fortunes of Venezuela and the absolute economic carnage inflicted upon its population by its socialist leadership.  At that particular point in time, to attempt …

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