2nd April 2015

Records in the Grand National

Back in 1977, the Grand National featured its first woman jockey, Charlotte Brew. She certainly did not have an easy time getting to ride in the event. […]
1st April 2015

Demon networker

OK, so what do you do when you are working at max capacity with more work than hours in the month, let alone the next week? […]
31st March 2015

The power of persistence

Frequently, life is both interesting and challenging (in equal measure) as Heir Hunters, but sometimes we are presented with really unexpected challenges. Like Natwest…. In the case of […]
30th March 2015

Real life (as we now know it)

Sorry ‘Trekkies’ – this post has nothing to do with Jim. According to Wikipedia (so it must be right!), real life is a “phrase used to […]
29th March 2015

The difference between right and wrong

When I was ‘a tiddler’, Ma & Pa FWL had the unenviable task of bringing me up. I am sure this task was not easy when […]
28th March 2015

Adventures in Wonderland

Gertrude has now been replaced by Doris who, it appears, has an occasional US accent. We thought we had fathomed the reason for the switch but […]
27th March 2015

Time for a change?

Running FWL (and all the other things I do) means that me and Mr FWL don’t get much ‘time out’ together. So this weekend, we have […]
26th March 2015

When push comes to shove

It’s a funny phrase, don’t you think? “When push comes to shove” or “when the chips are down” or “when the gloves come off” are phrases usually accompanied by “you know […]
25th March 2015

Are you having a laugh?

How many hours are there in a day? I know that the sensible, mathematical answer is 24. How many of those should be waking ones? 16 is […]