Monthly Archives: January 2017

The Perfect Martini

There is something so satisfying about a well made Martini, and I have made what I feel is the perfect cocktail, served in a chilled cocktail glass. Bond is wrong when it comes to the preparation of his drink of choice – shaking the Gin over the ice not only forms miniature ice shards that can have… Read More »

The Southern Strike: A Point of View

For months, commuters in the south of England have had to deal with cancellations, delays and abandonments on the Southern Rail service due to ongoing industrial action by two trade unions, the RMT and ASLEF. The industrial action is allegedly in response to safety concerns over running Driver Operates Only (DOO) services, where the driver… Read More »