BBC scores “own goal” buying 300 copies of the Grauniad every day


The term scoring an “own goal” has been ripped out of the football arena and is used for all sorts of events these days to describe the unfortunate circumstances when doing something that seemed to be the right thing turns out to have consequences that are the exact opposite. I still cannot hear the term […]

An Apple a day……

The Beeb's London HQ

The BBC has a curious position when it comes to the Freedom of Information Act. On the one hand its journalists use the Act as a means to help it get stories, yet on the other as a public body it is subject to significants aspects of the Act itself. As the BBC is help […]