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eddie gubbins
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Attended Plymouth Polytechnic
Lives in Loughborough
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We are all in it together is the mantra of the British government. Don't make me laugh. They rescued the banks but will let the steel industry go to the wall. They are now trying to put shackles on the BBC so that their frien...
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Innocence Exploded is the sequel to A Ceremony of Innocence by Edmund Gubbins continuing the conflict between the two brothers Mark and James. Having left the sea for a career in the City of London, Mark still lives for the ...
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A retired academic who now writes fantasy novels. See www.eddiegubbins.blogspot.com
Introduction
I am retired from lecturing in a university.
I have been a ships officer, student, lecturer, UN consultant.
I write novels:
A fantasy trilogyl titled The Rombuli Saga:
Book 1 The Teacher of the Rombuli
Book 2 The Return of the Exiles
Book 3 The Prisoner of Parison
A romance novel Running After Maria
A Thriller  Brotherly Love
All available from Amazon for downloading onto Kindles and other electronic readers.

Bragging rights
play bad golf and almost as bad darts!
Education
  • Plymouth Polytechnic
    B Sc, Nautical Studies, 1969 - 1972
  • Taunton's Grammar School, Southamptom
    1952 - 1957
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Male
Relationship
Married
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Retired!
Employment
  • retired
    present
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Currently
Loughborough
Previously
Plymouth, england - Southampton
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Segregation in Schools in the UK
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Do they never learn? The UK government is proposing that faith based schools should be able to pick all their pupils from their religious ba

Innocence Exploded by Edmund Gubbins
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Innocence Exploded is the sequel to A Ceremony of Innocence by Edmund Gubbins continuing the conflict between the two brothers Mark and Jame

A Ceremony of Innocence by Eddie Gubbins
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The novel is set against the background of the Thatcher years in the UK. Some people are making a great deal of money, industries are closin

Labour Party Suicide
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Are the UK Labour Party about to put themselves in opposition for the next 15 years? It is as though they have not learnt the lessons of the

Cliff Richard
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It looks like Cliff Richard has been the victim of over enthusiastic policing. Or it could be a stitch up by the police. We have to feel sor

The Prisoner of Parison by Eddie Gubbins
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Book 3 of the fantasy series The Rombuli Saga - ' The Prisoner of Parison ' by Eddie Gubbins. Edward and his friends had gone. Now all that

Fantasy novel ' The Return of the Exiles' by Eddie Gubbins
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The Return of the Exiles as fantasy novel by Eddie Gubbins book 2 of the Rombuli Saga series. The Empire was disintegrating. There had been

Fantasy novel ' The Teacher of the Rombuli' by Eddie Gubbins
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Fantasy novel THE TEACHER OF THE ROMBULI by Eddie Gubbins, book 1 of the Rombuli Saga. Here is an example from the novel where the hero Edwa

We are all in it together!
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We are all in it together is the mantra of the British government. Don't make me laugh. They rescued the banks but will let the steel indust

Tales from the Sea
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Tales from the Sea by Eddie Gubbins The Sailor’s Mistress When the cargo is loaded and all falls quiet The sea itself is calling, Beckoning

Yet more moaning about gambling!
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Betting and advertising. I have been watching sky sports which is not surprising as I like most sports. What has screamed out at me is the n

The selfish rich
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A question. Why are rich people so reluctant to pay their fair share of tax? They have enough money to be able to pay but they call it econo

A Ceremony of Innocence by Edmund Gubbins
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Two brothers are at home on holiday much to the delight of their mother. It is the first time they have been at home together for several ye

Erotic Novel
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Following the explicit sex scenes in my novels A Ceremony Of Innocence and Innocence Exploded which were part of the plot rather than the wh

Another moan!!
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Here I go again. It appears rather " do as I say not as I do" from the British prime minister again. Earlier, he was encouraging the British

Austerity!
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It is still rankling with me when apologists for the UK government insist that they are all for the disadvantaged. They go on about helping

No Idea
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How can anybody who has come from the privileged background of Eton and Oxbridge understand what it is like having no money? They can talk a

Mr Scrooge
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Can the UK ever have had a government more like Mr Scrooge and Mr Marley? David Cameron must hide his head in the sand when he talks about c

An Ordinary Life a literary novel by Edmund Gubbins
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An Ordinary Life by Edmund Gubbins From his early childhood on the edge of a hard Council Estate to eminent Professor with a world wide repu

Christianity and sexuality
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Christianity and sexuality. What do Christians mean by bible led as though this means taking what is written in the bible is the words of Go