Tag: Self righteous pricks

Strange That When Historic Slavery Is In The Headlines…

…that this far more recent case seems to have been forgotten: Lucy Adeniji, 44, took Olubukols ‘Buki’ Adeniji into her home in Ray Gardens, Barking, after she was brought into the country aged 11 from Nigeria on a false passport,…

Why Are We Demonising These Poor Migrants?

Professor Roy said: “People should be vigilant to the arrival of this invasive non-native species all through the year…” We are, prof, we are! Professor Roy said: “We don’t recommend anyone taking direct action – instead they should report all…

Then Pay Your Staff More…

A pier boss fears a planned immigration crackdown could lead to recruitment trouble for the tourism industry. So? Recruit British staff, then. Brighton Palace Pier chief executive Anne Ackord said the Government’s planned points-based immigration system will deprive businesses of…

Bravo!!!

Jane Adams stepped in to help – literally – when she saw police chasing a man along her street. The mother of three kicked his bike and the officers were able to jump on him and detain him. C’mon, who…

Me Neither, Joe, Me Neither…

Eh..? XXL has operated from the Pulse club in Ludgate House since 2011, which is part of a £1.3bn development with Sampson House. Forty jobs will go at the club which has been open since 2000. Developer Native Land have…

Of Course, It’s Brighton…

…where else? Brighton and Hove City Council will debate on Thursday whether to adopt a homeless bill of rights. Great! Then it can twin with Seattle… Lead petitioner Barry Hughes said a bill of rights will give homeless people “respect,…

Out And Proud…

No, not a Pride-related post. This (actually, like one’s sexuality, which simply is, and isn’t therefore anything to be ‘proud’ of..) is an example of how once-unthinkable attitudes are now on display: Here’s the letter in full, in case this…

Just Not For Anyone Else….

A Cambridge scientist who was ordered to leave a church service at King’s College because his autistic son was being noisy has received an assurance from the dean that the chapel will strive to be a “more welcoming and open…