Archive for July, 2008

An Encounter With the Terrorism Act

July 21, 2008

I was on London Bridge station this morning heading into work and minding my own business when two cops (well one real cop and one Community Service Officer) decided to stop me. It gave me a first hand experience of how much our rights have been eroded. (more…)

Getting Roger Coghill to Show His Working

July 17, 2008

I fisked the Sunday Express’ story on Roger Coghill’s notion that the Bridgend suicides are linked to mobile phone masts here. Since then, Ben Goldacre has covered the issue twice, including asking Mr Coghill how he calculated the average distance a home is from a phone mast. (more…)

I’m So Glad I Didn’t Pay For Them

July 9, 2008

I mean my Bradford & Bingley shares. (more…)

Final Instalment of the Fish Oil Saga

July 1, 2008

I have had a final response from the Information Commissioner on my attempts to find out what brought about the decision to procede with the fish oil trial initiative. (more…)