Protect Puerto Bueno Mountain Jamaica from Quarrying and Big Development: An Online Petition

As concerns rise over the proposed limestone quarrying in Puerto Bueno Mountain (which now, it transpires, will also involve a commercial development and “eco-tourism”?) here is a petition on change.org opposing the ministerial decision to approve a permit. Prime Minister Andrew Holness signed off on this, and stoutly defended his decision in a speech in … More Protect Puerto Bueno Mountain Jamaica from Quarrying and Big Development: An Online Petition

Clubbing and Crunching

The New Year greetings, pious sentiments, genuine good wishes, hysterical fireworks and overblown hopes and fears are becoming overwhelming.  Truly, there are fears as well as hopes in equal measure – but we prefer hope, don’t we. So, two little oddities that the Petchary enjoyed this week… Silly distractions are needed, for now. Firstly, the … More Clubbing and Crunching