An Englishman of forty years residence in Wales pontificates about politics (slightly off-message), films and trivia. Secretary of Aberavon and Neath Liberal Democrats. Candidate for Neath in the Westminster elections of 1997 & 2017 and the Welsh general election of 2016.
Monday, 31 March 2008
150 years ago last Sunday
On 30th March, 1858, the pencil with eraser was patented. Surprisingly, it wasn't until Dec. 21, 1913 that the first modern crossword puzzle was published.