Michael Brown and the Lib Dems: the bits the Telegraph missed out

by Stephen Tall on September 11, 2011

Today’s Telegraph splashes with the story, Revealed: secret new life of fugitive Lib Dem donor, devoting its first three pages to the tale of Michael Brown’s new life on the run in a Caribbean hideout. Michael Brown, as our readers will not need reminding, donated £2.4m to the party just before the 2005 general election. […]

Remembering the human tragedy of 9/11: exactly 10 years ago today

by Stephen Tall on September 11, 2011

At 8:46 am (1:46 pm in the UK) on Tuesday, 11th September, 2001 American Airlines Flight 11 crashed into the north face of the north tower of the World Trade Center in New York City. 2,996 people died, including the 19 hijackers of the planes. 67 of these were British nationals. In total, 20 countries […]