Category Archives: Family and veterans

Is There a way to Save the Legion?????

Is There a Way to Save the Legion????? Re-Posted on May 20th 2019 by irishroverpei I agree with the general view, the younger veterans really do not appear to show interest in the Legion in its present form. I also … Continue reading

Posted in Family and veterans, HM Submarines, HMS Cockade, hms ganges, military, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Doctor Shortage vs Homeless???

I suppose when one has never been homeless most of us fail to understand the deprivation and struggle an individual goes through. I have never been homeless so have no idea how hard it must be for those unfortunate people … Continue reading

Posted in Family and veterans, politics | Leave a comment

The Rainbow Flag

The town mayor and council of Alberton PEI unanimously voted not to fly the Rainbow Flag at the town hall. This is the 50th anniversary of Pride Week and the majority of municipalities across PEI will fly the flag. Why … Continue reading

Posted in Family and veterans, politics, Prince Edward Island | Leave a comment

Ode To Wade – The Farewell Chapter!

Ode to Wade Posted on 1st November 2016 by irishroverpei There was a a young lad named Wade He was the leader of the Liberal Brigade. His vision was clear ,and transparency so dear. So we trusted the government, he … Continue reading

Posted in Family and veterans, politics, Prince Edward Island | Leave a comment

Admiral Norman Exonerated?

I can only guess at the reason this legal case that has dragged on for months, is suddenly over. The liberal government are dropping the charges against Admiral Norman! There is much more to this story that we are not … Continue reading

Posted in Family and veterans, military, politics | Leave a comment

The Contemptible Legion Behaviour

I have added below a response to my blog dated 6th May 2019. There were several other responses also, but I will just use this one for now, the writer is not a veteran and he is not associated with … Continue reading

Posted in Family and veterans, HM Submarines, HMS Cockade, hms ganges, military | 1 Comment

Outrage at legion Pretend Medals.

I’m adding another letter from a veteran, he clearly condemns the prolific use of these pretend legion medals. I whole heartily agree with his outrage, legion medals are out of hand. They are everywhere,  associate members wear them with pride, … Continue reading

Posted in Family and veterans, HM Submarines, HMS Cockade, hms ganges, military | 5 Comments

Huge Severance Packages!

MLA Pat Murphy was recently defeated in the PEI provincial election. He will receive the maximum severance pay out, plus a hefty pension. He is just one of several Liberal MLAs who either lost their seats or resigned. The total … Continue reading

Posted in Family and veterans, politics, Prince Edward Island | 2 Comments

Veteran Care, Then and Now

Here in 2019 there is a constant outcry for better veteran care, better medical treatment and better pensions. However, when I look back to my youth, I have to wonder if there was ever good care for veterans. During my … Continue reading

Posted in Family and veterans, HM Submarines, HMS Cockade, hms ganges, military, politics | 2 Comments

Overheard at Wal Mart

Overheard at a Walmart Checkout Posted on May 4th 2019 by irishroverpei ‘Lisa, hello! How’re you?’‘Good. Yourself?’‘Where’s your friend Madison today? She alright? ’‘Yeah. Well, no, not really actually.’ ‘Oh? What you done?’ ‘Well, we had a bit of a … Continue reading

Posted in Family and veterans, HM Submarines, Just Fooling | Leave a comment