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A Gender Agenda

Posted by Tim Grimley on July 10th, 2011

One suspects that this week there will have been not inconsiderable merry-making in whichever street of Aotearoa the political do-gooder brigade live. Nasty old Alasdair Thompson, with his Neanderthal viewpoints and crass sexism has been Read More

Beat Surrender

Posted by Tim Grimley on July 2nd, 2011

Since I last put fingers to keyboard, the Grimley motoring menagerie has been culled to a single vehicle. In anticipation of the – admittedly unlikely – moment where a car comes up for sale that Read More

Mini Coupe Gets Me In A Lather

Posted by Tim Grimley on June 25th, 2011

During my weekly forage at the big yellow comestibles shop I decided to splash out on a bit of a retro indulgence that – as far as my reasonably limited memory can remember – has Read More

Ex Tractor Fan

Posted by Tim Grimley on June 21st, 2011

As a small boy, my weekends frequently had large swathes of play time cut out of them by the need to visit relatives in Coventry. For the uninitiated, Coventry is an industrial town in the Read More

Used Car Buying Is Hit and Myth

Posted by Tim Grimley on June 12th, 2011

As a Pom who had not experienced the joys of living in Godzone during the construction of the Waikato Expressway, I was bemused to hear my Kiwi colleagues spend much of this week ranting about Read More

Merc-y For The Sick

Posted by Tim Grimley on June 2nd, 2011

I’m dying. Despite the medical establishment insisting that my ailments amount to nothing more than a ‘cold’, it is abundantly clear that what I am currently suffering from is actually a new strain of exotic Read More