First we lost daylight saving. Now we’re unlikely to get extended trading hours. Welcome to Perth. What’s a shopper to do after hours? I support my local IGA and for some things it is actually better than the big chains. It has a great deli counter for starters and usually has free range eggs at a decent price. It stocks muscovado sugar I use for … Continue reading Shopper’s Paradise? I think not.
WA people can complain with the best of them and the daylight saving debate certainly gets people fired up. I have been listening with interest to talkback callers to 6PR, where Mornings presenter Simon Beaumont is behind the No vote and drive presenter Howard Sattler is backing the Yes vote. Despite working with Simon once a week, I’m firmly on Howard’s side for this one. I … Continue reading Vote Yes for Daylight Saving
Daylight saving ends this weekend and I can hear all the wowzers shouting with glee. Apparently the government is considering amending the finish date; a very good idea indeed. I have loved daylight saving (even if I haven’t made it to the beach a single evening all summer, the shame!) but the extra weeks in March of getting up in the dark only add fuel to the fire of … Continue reading Daylight Saving