Monthly Archives: November 2010

BBC again working on the edge

On December 2nd FIFA will announce where the 2018 World Cup will be hosted. England are in with a good chance of being that place.¬† November 29th the BBC broadcast a Panorama programme¬†alleging significant corruption among members of the selection … Continue reading

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BBC Today Programme – playing on your hearts

Listening to the BBC Today programme this morning reminded me of when I started a monthly donation to Shelter the homeless charity.¬† After a while they started sending me recordings of homeless people in tears about their predicament and asking … Continue reading

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Government budget to bring 1.6m extra unemployed?

The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development has today published some research that claims the government cuts and increase to VAT will produce 1.6 million extra unemployed. These include 725,000 public sector workers, 650,000 private sector workers because of the … Continue reading

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