Wednesday, November 25, 2020

For the sake of America, Trump must not concede

THERE is no way President Trump should concede defeat in the recent US election, and arguably he should never concede. Yesterday’s once again misleading reported announcement by...

‘Going green’ risks destroying the British car industry – for a whim

To my mind, Boris Johnson’s announcement of the ban on sale of all new petrol and diesel cars from 2030 – just ten years...

A National Alliance Against Lockdown now – or we are lost

IT’S crazy.  There are several anti-lockdown groups and many brilliantly outspoken critics of lockdown – scientists, businessmen, lawyers and commentators – out there. They...

‘Covid is just another bad flu’ – the censored verdict of a virus expert

LISTEN to this short, punchy speech by a virologist – link below – for some much-needed sanity about coronavirus.   Dr Roger Hodkinson, who works in Canada, pulls...

The Chunnel digger’s Brexit breakthrough

WIELDING a small pneumatic drill, Graham Fagg concentrated intensely on the most momentous task of his life.    Standing 130ft below the English Channel seabed,...

The Midweek Hymn: Lead, Kindly Light

THIS hymn was written as a poem in 1833 by one of Britain’s best-known and most controversial churchmen, Saint John Henry Newman (1801-1890). It would take...

Pick of our readers’ comments: Rubbish knocked out to order

IN response to Henry Getley: The Guardian guide to Churchill-bashing, Mike Cosgrove wrote: Given that so many now think The Crown is true, it’s so easy for a quick pen...

Daily News Digest

NEWS Government cherry-picked 'spurious' Covid data to justify second lockdown and may have intended to frighten the public, top Cambridge statistician claims Sir David Spiegelhalter...

Are you angry? This one’s for you

THE one where Laura and James have a therapy session.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DI_UK8kcBW0 We talk about the Ayatollahs of Sage, the Taliban of 'Independent' Sage, the hysterical media...

Why David Gauke is so wrong about No Deal

DAVID Gauke, the former Conservative MP and Lord Chancellor, has been arguing against leaving the EU without a deal. He suggests that ministers should be...