Thursday, October 25, 2012

What makes a good translation agency?

An updated version of this blog post can now be found on the HE Translations website at

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Stunning photo of deer in Bradgate Park at sunrise with Leicester in background


Unfortunately the quality of the picture in the online version of the article is a little inferior, so I took the liberty of scanning it – see below.

Monday, October 15, 2012

Where did you get that hat?

Published in the Leicester Mercury today:

Friday, October 12, 2012

Big screen cash 'should be spent on tree planting'

See Leicester Mercury article at

Background: Some of you may be aware that I have been 'on the case' re. the tree replacement moratorium since I became aware of it a few weeks ago in the context of a diseased tree that was removed on Aylestone Road.

Today's Leicester Mercury article came about because reporter Dan Martin spotted my pertinent comments in the minutes of the last Conservation Advisory Panel (CAP) meeting, at which Sir Peter Soulsby gave a presentation on the Connecting Leicester project - see

On a more general note, it goes without saying that the Civic Society wholeheartedly supports the Connecting Leicester project - see