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DBS Checks – separating fact from fiction

by on June 24, 2017

The purpose of this article is to clear up the facts around DBS (formerly CRB) checks. It is common for people to be required to [more…]

More untruths in the Guardian about Russia

by on June 20, 2017

The Guardian is lying again.

This is their recent headline about a European Court of Human Rights judgement against Russia:
Russian 'gay propaganda' law ruled discriminatory by [more…]

Information correction on US war-games in Syria

by on June 19, 2017

The US has shot down a Syrian fighter jet in Syria.

The Independent reports the statement by the US military as saying that they:
The [more…]

Officious – Josie Appleton

by on June 17, 2017

For several years Appleton has been documenting the ever-increasing reach of petty bureaucracy in the UK. She has focussed on several areas including: 'Safeguarding' and [more…]

Provisional morals of the Glenfell fire tragedy

by on June 16, 2017

How many of the deaths in the Grenfell Tower disaster were avoidable?

Possibly all.

One man, at least, escaped from the top floor - carrying [more…]

True tales from Britain’s public sector (1)

by on June 15, 2017

Your editor went for a job interview the other day - at a Higher Education public sector organisation which will remain nameless.

One of the [more…]