Articles by Rev George Pitcher

Airlines: keeping us informed isn't a 'frill'

Wednesday, 09 January 2013 | Article

It was when we were told, after a seven-hour wait, that the plane wasn't leaving that night, but not told how long it would take to arrange hotels for us all, that we finally lost it.

Please make pensions more interesting

Wednesday, 12 September 2012 | Article

I have one thing to say to people who tell me that pensions aren't boring. It is this: yes, they are.

We should be treated as people, not commodities

Tuesday, 28 August 2012 | Article

It was George Bernard Shaw who is reputed to have asked a lady whether she would sleep with him for £10,000. "I might," she replied coquettishly."Then would you sleep with me for a fiver?" he pressed.

Don't lose your identity

Thursday, 07 June 2012 | Article

Don't you just hate it when you answer the phone and the voice at the other end says, "Who's that?" Oh, excuse me.

Mobile phone providers: the new rip-off merchants

Monday, 24 September 2012 | Article

Oh, how did we ever manage before mobile phones?

Why we're being mugged in the credit market

Tuesday, 20 March 2012 | Article

The Libyan people didn't need any help from our government in killing their reviled leader, Colonel Muammar Gaddafi. They just did it themselves. There you go, Cameron - the Big Society in action.

City fat cats are stealing our pensions

Wednesday, 17 August 2011 | Article

In the economic depression into which we're being propelled, the poor and powerless are paying for the mistakes of the rich and powerful.

Barclays - the Ryanair of banking

Tuesday, 04 October 2011 | Article

My son ran up an unauthorised overdraft a couple of years ago - or, rather, he inadvertently exceeded his agreed overdraft limit by £200.