Latest piece: The battle of the burkini

The silly season is well under way across the Northern Hemisphere and not much in the news has attracted my attention recently. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump continue to slog it out on the campaign trail. There are only another seventy odd days until the vote, so take heart. Bombs continue to rain down on Syria and blow up in public places across much of the Middle East. Such matters hardly register any more and make one think of the old headline, ‘Small earthquake in Chile. Not many dead.”

Latest piece: The battle of the burkini

David Amies,


September 5 2016