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Camila Batmanghelidjh……………and the “gravy train”

There is a growing furore and incredulity at the behaviour of Camila Batmanghelidjh over the closure of Kids Company, which she presided over as Chief Executive until being asked to “step down” recently. She has conducted interviews with virtually every … Continue reading

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Coolest man on the planet…………and it’s not Kanye West

Is this not the coolest man on the planet, who else could get away with singing the iconic Drifters song “save the last dance for me”……………Kanye West take note, this is a real musical artist!

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Kay Burley………do I detect a little misogyny and double standards here?

A petition calling for the sacking of Sky News journalist Kay Burley has gathered more than 53,000 signatures. The petition follows around 1,100 complaints submitted to broadcasting watchdog Ofcom over Burley’s confrontational interview with Nick Varney, CEO of Merlin Entertainment, the … Continue reading

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BBC………cash cow funded by the rate payer

The BBC has spent over £44.5m since 2010 on hotels and accommodation for guests and staff, a freedom of information request by LondonlovesBusiness.com has found. The corporation spent over £10.3m on booking accommodation in 2014, its highest bill in five years. … Continue reading

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Not another bloody Red Nose Day………..and “luvvie” fest!

I see from the incessant plugs on TV and radio that we are to be subjected to the ritual exhortations to give money to fund “good causes” in the UK and abroad, the latter seems primarily to be Africa.   … Continue reading

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God Only Knows – BBC music video commits heresy!

What on earth was Brian Wilson doing giving permission for the BBC to produce this load of “papp” let alone participate in the project. “God Only Knows” is a song written by Brian Wilson and Tony Asher for American rock … Continue reading

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The BBC and religious drivel………………..

I switched on the radio this morning expecting to hear the dulcit tone of Chris Evans on BBC Radio 2 but instead was greeted by the smooth voice of Claire Balding. It then dawned on me that is was Sunday, … Continue reading

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BBC Radio 5 Live……………stop It!

As a regular listener to BBC Radio 5 Live, particularly the breakfast programme between 6.00 and 10.00am each weekday morning I have become increasingly angry at the interview practice of certain presenters. Quite often they will have a guest on … Continue reading

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