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My blog nick-name is SIR HUGH. I'm not from the aristocracy - my middle name is Hugh which relates to the list of 282 hills in Scotland compiled by Sir Hugh Munro in 1891. I climbed my last one (Sgurr Mor) on 28th June 2009


Wednesday, 28 August 2019

Trig points OS Sheet 91

Monday 26th August 2019
Harter Fell              NY 928 327 - 481m.
Romaldkirk Moor  NY 956 217 - 410m.

I had just got as far as the headings above when I had a quick look at BBC News to see the appalling report of Johnson shutting down Parliament. As I write I feel literally physically sick, my stomach is churning. I can't believe that this is the will of the people whether they want to leave or remain - are we prepared to finish with democracy and accept direction from an unelected prime minister who is acting in many respects as a dictator? It is difficult to comprehend that this is happening in our country.

Shades of the 1930s in another country.

I just have no motivation to continue with this post at the moment. What else can one do? I have written to our MP.

I have just found there is a petition to sign:

   Click here.  269157

1 comment:

  1. Tried to comment earlier, but don't think it stuck, so apologies if this is repetition. Thank you for the link to the petition, I wholeheartedly agree with your comments in both your posts today. So this is how we regain the sovereignty of parliament? Shameful.