Council will have to think up other ways of wasting cash

COMMENT: Bandstand event is a victim of its own success

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Is anyone really surprised to discover that the safe-sex classes for the over-60s in Portsmouth had to be cancelled through lack of interest?

After all, we come from a generation which didn’t just talk about sex, have special school lessons or seek out pamphlets to help us along.

No, we just got on and did it.

For most of the baby boomers, the concept of ‘safe sex’ conjures up images of having to perform in comfy chairs or with the aid of padded zimmer frames.

When you get to our age, ‘sexual health’ is just that – being healthy enough to give it a go.

Portsmouth City Council will have think up other ways to waste public money – because we oldies know a flop when we see one...