Category: POLITICS & ECONOMICS

Bus services in East Kent

Sarah Gleave
Bus with passengers

Press Release from Dover and Deal Green Party – S Gleave 07931 975769 press contact Greens fighting to save East Kent bus services: push KCC Conservative majority group to re-think.From Stourmouth to Elvington, to Kingsdown to Eastry, all across Dover District and East Kent there is anger and deep concern about the problems that bus […]

Putin’s Grain Game

Mike Phillips
Grain ship

Russia agreed to allow Russian and Ukrainian grain to be shipped out of the Black Sea. Can Putin be trusted to keep the agreement?

Port traffic jam

Robert Sissons
Stationary traffic waiting to enter Dover Port

I work as a professional tour guide and hold two ‘Blue Badge’ qualifications, for guiding in London and in South-East England (Kent, Surrey and Sussex). Before 2020, most of my work was with cruise ships calling at Dover and groups of French schoolchildren studying at local language schools. Both sources of work disappeared altogether with […]

The Port of Rotterdam

Mike Phillips

The Port of Rotterdam, the largest seaport in Europe is the author’s next destination. A modern Port Coordination Centre controls entry, exit and manoeuvring of all vessels in the port. 

MEMORIES OF WAR

Invasion and Repression 

Philippe Bassett
Garage Krantz in Molsheim today

Philippe Bassett reflects on his roots in Alsace, which has endured invasion and repression, and compares it with the experience of Ukraine.