April 2012

The mysterious Mr Neptune

April 27, 2012 // 2 Comments

TURNS out you can send an FOI request to Transport for London and they will send you back a CD of all the announcements used on the Overground rail network. Mine arrived this [...]

Challenging normal

April 25, 2012 // 0 Comments

READERS of these pages have been questioning whether my quoting of ‘100 continuous days of challenging normal’ from a briefing for Camden councillors on the [...]

But with a girl

April 25, 2012 // 0 Comments

THREE days gone and I’m still trying to work out what Daily Star Sunday television critic Gary Bushell is trying to say about Hampstead Heath in his review of American [...]

Diagram of the week

April 24, 2012 // 1 Comment

SENIOR councillors at Camden Town Hall will be briefed tomorrow on how the Olympics Games will affect the borough. They will be asked to consider “100 continuous days [...]

The Glenda punt

April 22, 2012 // 2 Comments

POLITICAL betting markets can be distorted – we know that – but Ken Livingstone drifting out to 10/3 must make disheartening reading for Labour. BUT… [...]

Talk to Frank

April 21, 2012 // 1 Comment

HIM being the electorally unbeatable local MP, I’ve asked Frank Dobson questions on nearly every subject over the last ten years – including that thorny one about [...]