Monthly Archives: April 2009

Boris and the Beeb

The BBC in London is going very much to town this week on the first anniversary of Boris Johnson’s election as Mayor. The tone of their reporting is, at it has always been, looking for things to carp about and … Continue reading

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Dirty tricks

Many people have asked me what I think about McBride and his foul insinuations in emails about leading Tory politicians. Of course these are the tactics of a politician in despair, and the fact that he was once a civil … Continue reading

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Equality before the Law vs. ‘Human Rights’

I read in the Telegraph today about a woman who has been told she can’t have planning permission to put a caravan on her organic vegetable garden to enable her to live near the plants she is growing. Fair enough, … Continue reading

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