Tag: Genuinely sad

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…

Back You Go To Obscurity, Then….

Not that failure teaches her anything: Although young people would keep striking, Thunberg said, they wanted to stop – if governments made credible promises and showed a willingness to act. “We can’t go on like this; it is not sustainable…

More Successes In Government IT!

Thousands of reports of cybercrime were quarantined on a police database instead of being investigated because software designed to protect the computer system labelled them a security risk. Sure, blame ‘the computer’. Who programmed that software? Who failed to adequately…

What Was The Point Of The Beefed Up DDA?

The court decided to allow the dog to be returned to his owner after issuing a contingent destruction order. Magistrate Vanessa Cumper said: “There was a lack of safety and control around the animal.” Magistrates at Horsham ordered Lutchman to…

The Halo Slips…

On Wednesday, the Swedish eco-campaigner left Plymouth on the Malizia II for a two-week journey to the United Nations headquarters where she will address a climate change meeting. But last night, it was confirmed that two crew will have to…

Who Cares For The Carers..?

Pamela, who’d worked night shifts with Molly at the address for over a year, broke down as she gave evidence of the events leading up to her friend’s death at the inquest. Asked how Mr Seddiki behaved when he was…

The Mystery Here Is The Child…

…and why they should be allowed custody of one: A man beat his partner up after their toddler mistakenly opened their dog’s Christmas present. Yes, I had to read that twice too. Prosecutor Cathrine Kioko-Gilligan told Hull Crown Court the…

Impossible Standards

West Sussex Trading Standards and Sussex Police branded the cot, which had been endorsed by the National Childbirth Trust, “unsafe and dangerous” when the side was half down, the inquest heard. Bednest has since modified the design to stop the…

Making It All About Yourself…

Dear Oxford 14-year-old, I’ll call you Sarah. I don’t know who you are, but if Jeremy Vine can write to a 15-year-old from Romford attacked by a group of teenagers to offer his support then you deserve no less. And…

Stop The Pokémon Train, Someone’s Not Happy!

Pokémon Go is getting gamers outside, but not all gamers. Tales of trespassing, fence-jumping and brave jaunts through tough terrain to catch Pokémon have bolstered the hit mobile game’s popularity among able-bodied players. Oh oh! Physically handicapped fans of the…

Praise For A Green Party Mayor?

I must be coming down with a temperature! The Green Party’s Pete West, who was last night sworn in as the new mayor of Brighton and Hove, said he will not fundraise for three charities during his year as is…