Tag: Read and Weep

Our Great Justice System In Action….

Sorry, that was a typo. Should have been ‘inaction’…. How, you might ask? John Dannaher, 30, of The Square in Birchington, raked up his 45th conviction last Thursday (July 19) after admitting to trespass and drunken disorderly (sic) at Margate railway…

It’s #PeakGuardian Time!

Behind many recent murders in London are young men who are traumatised and excluded…. Oh! I thought it was bloodthirsty street thugs. But what do I know? The following night, members of the gang drove to Wandsworth, four miles’ north…

Wait, Why The Hell Not?

Work and Pensions Secretary Esther McVey has refuted accusations her department routinely scans social media pages to deny benefit claims. Errr, why? And why did she need to refute them? Labour MP Anna Turley made the claim in the Commons…

Only £5000..? That’s Restraint!

A business management student who pretended to be a Grenfell Tower victim’s son to get £5,000 and free hotel stays was jailed for 18 months today. Mohammad Gamoota, 31, claimed he was living with his father on the 24th floor…

A Familiar Pattern…

Deputy Assistant Commissioner Maxine de Brunner rose to the very top of the Met… A woman? Why, of course she did! …but retired suddenly after a career touched by a string of scandals. A diversity project? Why, of course she…

The Very Definition Of Futility

Annabelle Forbes, 21, of Rosemead Hostel, Hastings Road, Southend, assaulted PC Farnsworth and PC Smith in Southend while they were on duty. She admitted the offences and was sent to prison for eight weeks because magistrates felt she exhibited “disgusting…