Category Archives: United Kingdom

Dispatch #6 – Language

I AM a representative of the former British Empire and the current Commonwealth of Nations; I am the descendant of Victorian Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli and the son of an RAF pilot. I did not graduate with First Class honours … Continue reading

Posted in British Government, Ex pats, Foreign Office, France, Gothenburg, Humour, Language, Stockholm, Sweden, Travel, United Kingdom | Tagged | 14 Comments

Dispatch #5 – Transport

A bit of a dandy, a bit of a cavalier and a lot of a charmer, rogue British official The Dippylomat. Esq. investigates…   While this is not an undercover mission per se, the Foreign Office weren’t keen for me … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling, Ex pats, Gothenburg, Humour, Stockholm, Sweden, Transport, Travel, United Kingdom | Tagged , | 14 Comments

Dispatch #4 – Wildlife

A bit of a dandy, a bit of a cavalier and a lot of a charmer, rogue British official The Dippylomat. Esq. investigates…   I grew up with tales of Asia and Africa and the adventures of Dippylomats before me. … Continue reading

Posted in Ex pats, Hodge Podge, Humour, Nature, Sweden, Travel, United Kingdom, Wildlife, X Men | Tagged , , | 41 Comments