Lot 191: Giltwood compartmented overmantle €500–€800; Adam’s

Mirrors today are so commonplace we barely give their origins a second thought. In 1999, in a discussion on Edge.org, Bill Gates – founder of the Mic(...)

Someone has to pay for pensions. For the public sector and the State pension that someone is the taxpayer

A recent report in this newspaper about possible cuts to the State pension raised the hackles of the usual suspects. The drearily familiar response is(...)