Take Down That Bunting!

Say hello to my local newsagent, Hamdy Shahein. He’s the guy on the left holding the unauthorised balloons. Those in the know will know that Hamdy is one of the lynch-pins of our community. He likes to get in the spirit of things – and today, being the day...

Fred Wigg Missile Judicial Review Shot Down

I’m amazed the case against the Government’s placement of missiles on the roof of the Fred Wigg estate in Leytonstone got off the ground, even on a “Human rights” basis, before it got shot down at the Royal Courts of Justice yesterday. While I...

Twitter Joke Trial: Why Are We Waiting?

“Crap! Robin Hood airport is closed. You’ve got a week and a bit to get your shit together otherwise I’m blowing the airport sky high!!” While much has been written about whether the above tweet sent by Paul Chambers to his girlfriend is indeed...