Posts tagged: Speeding Fine

Oh What a Tangled Web we Weave

A bizarre story on the front page of tonight’s MEN about an apparently well-off couple who went to elaborate lengths to avoid two £60 speeding fines (or the penalty points) including flying out to Bulgaria to send a postcard back to corroborate their story.

A pair of plonkers to be sure, but you have to admire their imagination and persistence in supporting their fairy tale. Read more ›››

Wallet Haemorrhage

It’s been rather an expensive 24 hours. I got home last night to find that Mrs P had been to ABC or XYZ or whatever the furniture company is called to order the new sofa I was blathering on about last week. Should arrive the week before Christmas which must mean that the wood they’ll use is still a tree and the wool growing on the sheep. Read more ›››