Tag: propaganda

Almost Lost It, But Nice Recovery, Prof Glees!

West Midlands Police told a judge that he would be helping to combat terrorism if he banned the publication of Inspector Lee Bartram’s address. Is Insp Bartram a chiseled-jawed anti-terrorist officer, fearful of retaliation from Islamist nutjobs for defusing a…

It’s A Bit Of A Tough Sell, Grayson….

A teacher-turned-author from Bexleyheath has said he wants to tackle the issue of prejudice with his new children’s novel about… Oh, let me guess, an adorable moppet who is smuggled into the UK by… Wait. …a vampire. Ummmm….. Grayson Grave,…

You Helped Make This Bed…

…so don’t whinge that the pillow is hard and the mattress lumpy: We’ve all been there. Not just women, either. Who can forget Jasper Carrot’s routine of ‘the nutter on the bus’..? But of course, Harriet thinks that as a…

Cause Of Death: Political

Well, lord knows, I’m not the biggest fan of Teresa May, but I doubt she’s King Herod! What’s behind this headline? Barry Kushner, Labour cabinet member for children’s services, said babies in poorer parts of Liverpool were 50% more likely…

Brave New (Tech) World…

Martha Lane Fox has a dream… Perhaps, as I have worked in the internet sector my whole life, I view things through biased eyes. But it seems to me that our digital economy must be at the centre of all…

Never Explain, Never Apologise

HGV driver Clive Taylor, from Astley Bridge, sent The Bolton News a picture of an overspilling bin in Vernon Street and says it has become a common sight around the town since the streamlined bins were introduced last year. And…