What Makes A Gentleman?

Below, Mr Moan aka Tony Drury shares his thoughts on what makes a gentleman ….. A gentleman is one who never hurts anyone’s feelings unintentionally                                                                                           Oscar Wilde A Modern Gentleman Mr Moan has a great respect for the Snowflake Generation.…

Win A Signed Copy of The Forbidden Tattoo by Tony Drury

MrandMrs50Plus have 5 signed copies of Tony Drury‘s latest book, The Forbidden Tattoo, to give away in this latest competition. What causes a middle-aged, rotund financial executive to reduce his excessive weight? At a Christmas reception in December 2018 held…

Mr Moan & The Falling Birth Rate

Today Mr. Moan gives us his take on the whole falling birth rate malarkey … “Mr Moan has a rather challenging question for you: Who said, “Two, maximum”? There are various possibilities:  The Prime Minister (aka Boris) when asked about…

Ageing & The Purpose Of Living- Tony’s Monday Moan

Ever the philosopher, today Tony wonders what is the purpose of living.  Personally he revels in the pursuit of knowledge and suggests we all follow suit!  Oh and he has the requisite moan about ageing too! Well this is Tony…

Win 1 of 5 Signed Copies of ‘A Search For The Truth’

MrandMrs50Plus have teamed up with City Fiction to give you the chance to win a signed copy of ‘A Search For The Truth’ by Tony Drury. A Search For The Truth A Search For The Truth is City Fiction’s sixth…

Restorative Justice – Tony’s Monday Moan

Today Tony’s talking about Restorative Justice …oh and homophobia, Theresa May, Michael Gove and Boris Johnson … ‘What’s it all about, Alfie?’ Sorry, lovers of Burt Bacharach songs. This is not about the Cilla Black hit. It’s about a very…

A Man Called Boris – Tony’s Monday Moan

It’s SUMMER QUIZ time. Hidden in the completely fictional story about a politician called Boris are the titles of three classic films. Can you spot them? The Politician who thought he was Winston Churchill … Boris struggled to pull up…

Understanding Women – Tony Drury’s Monday Moan

I’m 71 years old and so it’s early days but I still haven’t got my head around understanding women. My pal said to his wife, “that was lovely meal”. She replied: “Aren’t all my meals lovely?” The Psychology of Shopping…

Humour in Sport – The Monday Moan

The death of Keith Murdock (74) will only mean something to sports fanatics. The humour in sport might register more to you.  So, this week, it’s perhaps a groan rather than a moan. Murdock, a New Zealander, is considered by…

Win Signed Copies of the Tony Drury Novellas
How do you fancy owning signed copies of four Tony Drury Novellas, courtesy of Mr and Mrs 50 Plus? Tony is the author of five DCI Sarah Rudd City thrillers. In each, he draws upon his career as a London…