Ian O'Doherty: How my dog Sam befriending a swan just made my day . . .
So, here's the deal -- the only way this country will lift itself out of the mire is through the graft and innovation of our own people.
We're on our own and that is why it is now so important to try to support small, local businesses.
So, I was happy when, during the summer, a guy called to the door and said that he was starting up a milk delivery service with some of his mates and did we want to sign up?