Archive for November, 2006

European court gets it wrong again

Thursday, November 23rd, 2006

Well folks it’s business as usual for the grasping chancellor - keep paying the taxes on the booze etc.

Complaining about a solicitor (in the UK)

Monday, November 6th, 2006

Have you ever felt that a solicitor has . . .

overcharged
charged an extortionate amount for what looks like very little work
taken too long doing work
not responded to your enquires about progress
been dismissive of your legitimate protests
not given you value-for-money

Do you want to tell the world about it?
I’m thinking about putting together a website about people’s […]

Winter of the way

Sunday, November 5th, 2006

Early November and the termperature is a few degrees below freezing here in Edmonton. So far about 10 cm of snow has fallen so the roads are somewhat messy once you get off the main steets and avenues.
House owners are responsible for clearing the snow off the sidewalks outside their property, but most of them […]