Table For One

Georgie Bradley | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Georgie Bradley

This was not a stand-alone situation though. This friend is notoriously late all the time and their pathetic punctuality was particularly pronounced this day. I should have known better but like most people, I try to see past it rather than come down on said person like a barrage of bricks. But one time, two times, three times, finish. NEXT!

Mine Own Weak Merits

Helen Keeler | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Comedy
Helen Keeler

Well, contrary to all expectations (mainly mine) I am entertaining a gentleman. Not right now; I'm using both hands to type with. I mean currently, ...

Don't Be Late!

Claire Kirby | Posted 06.06.2015 | UK Parents
Claire Kirby

I wonder what these mums put as their reason for arriving late when they have to sign their kids in at the office. Is it the same excuse every day? Or is it a challenge to think of a new reason each time? Why aren't they embarrassed like I would be?

The Perpetually Late Don't Mean to Be Rude

Helen Croydon | Posted 05.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Helen Croydon

In an era where every smart phone offers something to read or play or listen to, is hanging on for someone for ten minutes really so devastating? As anyone who has ever entertained will know, one thing much ruder than being a little late, is a guest who turns up early.

Is Being On Time A Dying Tradition?

Ronnie Joice | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Comedy
Ronnie Joice

This week I went on a dreadful training course, one I'll forget quicker than what I was supposed to learn. On the first day, I was slightly late. It was a combination of not being able to use the maps on my iPhone properly thanks to Apple's recent updates, and my inability to navigate round buildings that are circular.