Author: JuliaM

Angry about the state of my country, I started commenting in about 2004, and finally blogging for myself in 2008, and so, here we are! I blog as 'JuliaM' though at CiF and other sites, my handle is 'thylacosmilus'. Don't worry, I only bite fools and leftwingers.

Some Investigation…

Mold Crown Court heard one of the girls complained to police in 2017 and an investigation was launched. The second girl then complained in 2019. Hughes-Jones, of St Martin, Guernsey, denied nine charges of indecent assault, indecency with a child…

And They’ll All Just Disappear….

People’s cars, that is. Overnight. Poof! Gone! Right? Parking on pavements could be banned across England under government plans to ease journeys for disabled people and parents pushing prams. Yes, I can just see people saying ‘Oh well, it was…

Sorry Stuart, But Times Change…

…and sensible businessmen change with them. Dinosaurs go into the tarpit. Banks are shutting early, choirs are silent, many swimming pools lie empty while professional sport has become an eerie ritual for TV viewers only. The fact that so many…

They Speak For You…

Oh, OK, maybe not… Don Bissell, 69, took the phone numbers of each councillor from Brighton and Hove City Council’s website. He said he had been sending texts – and emails – asking questions about the controversial lanes being installed…

Finally, She Gets Something Right!

Priti Patel yesterday authorised the police to use a ‘more painful’ Taser stun gun which could cause more serious injuries. Sure, it could. If they have to fire it. As we’ve seen they usually don’t. Her move came despite an…

The Only Possible Answer…

…is ‘There’s the door, call us if you need a reference.’ Some BBC News employees asked their bosses on a private call what the point was of staying with the corporation, as they looked for reassurance that it was improving…

I Like This Sauce For The Goose…

A major in the British Army accused of raping a female captain after a Burns night supper has been cleared today after telling a court martial that he could not remember having sex with her because he was so drunk.…

The Lowest Of Low Hanging Fruits…

    It’s safe to say he didn’t get entirely the response he was no doubt expecting. He’d clearly forgotten that social media is Kryptonite to so many police Tweeters…    Which, of course, merely reinforced in his own mind…