An Englishman of fifty years residence in Wales pontificates about politics (slightly off-message), films and trivia. Acting secretary of Aberavon and Neath Liberal Democrats. Candidate for Neath in the Westminster elections of 1997 & 2017 and the Welsh general election of 2016.
Saturday, 12 January 2019
Today is the 500th anniversary of the death of Maximilian the First, anti-Semite and the Holy Roman Emperor who extended the Hapsburg influence in every direction: to the Netherlands, Spain, Bohemia, Hungary, Poland, and Italy.