The Last Furlong

Comments on the race of life.

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The last day pigging

Today is the last day of my birthday binge. The Furlongs are going into a food restriction era – till the next party I suppose. Continue reading



Phoning Pensions

I just had to phone the Pensions people. The UK government actually. Continue reading

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New industries

In the Furlong life time, we have observed the growth of new industries.

An industry is technically “economic activity concerned with the processing of raw materials and manufacture of goods in factories.” Continue reading


Happy birthday to me

It’s my birthday – today.


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Fat fat fat – FAT exposed

More and more people are eating fat. Our eyes have been opened to the stupidity of Public Health recommendations on food. High fat, low carb eating is turning people’s lives around – word is spreading…here is confirmation. Continue reading


Piggies, smoking and bacteria

A while back, my sister took me out for lunch. But we were too late getting to the place we wanted and we thought to stop at a sweet looking country pub. It was the first time I’d been to a pub since the smoking ban – truly – no smoking, no pubs for me. Continue reading

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Absolutely EUsless

Mr Furlong and I have been watching the refugee crises enfolding on TV. So far, there has been no word, no action, no assistance, no intelligence from those who rule our lives – the EU.   Continue reading