Posts tagged ‘jumpers’

November 14, 2017

Jumpers for Jumbos

by duncanr

some women in India are doing what they can to help rescued elephants at a conservation and care centre cope with cold winter temperatures –

October 18, 2013

UK Energy Crisis Solved

by duncanr

Click on pics to enlarge . . .

With the value of wages and pensions falling in real terms, price of services and good rising, and winter coming, the UK Labour Party has proposed a freeze on energy prices for 18 months to help the poor and vulnerable in society

This notion has been dismissed by the UK Conservative Party, who have instead suggested that . . .

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October 15, 2011

Message to Nosey

by duncanr

does my bum look big in this ?

and to all other penguin lovers.

Little blue penguins are amongst the wildlife affected by the oil spill off the coast of New Zealand.

To prevent them preening their feathers and thereby ingesting the toxic oil, the little chaps (and chapesses) are being fitted with natty wee jumpers.

If you want to help, this website ( has full instructions on how to knit penguin sweaters and the address to send your finished masterpiece to

Well what are you waiting for ? 😆