…READ local paper or blog. Regurgitate. Add whimsical comment. Done.
The Guardian’s entertaining Hugh Muir is the first of the mark to add his thoughts on Campbell, football and how “one one photo posted on the web appears to show our Ali cynically shoving an opponent in the back.” Shame though that there is no inclusion here of the words: Pakistan; Flood; Appeal. Just a vague mention of charity. It wasn’t all about the big man.
Labour councillors Awale Olad and Tulip Siddiq are still accepting donations. Nine million children are estimated to have been put at risk by the stagnating flood water and disease. Awale told me on Wednesday: “It was never about giving the New Journal a severe beating, it was always about Pakistan and helping the people who were caught up in the worst-ever natural disaster in the region. I will not stop raising awareness..” £1,000 raised so far by the football match.