The "nice boy."

Seydou Diarrassouba

So Au revoir! then, Seydou Diarrassouba, stabbed through the heart in front of horrified shoppers outside a Foot Locker store in West London at the start of the January sales on Boxing Day in what appeared to be a mindless disagreement over a pair of trainers. Diarrassouba’s family, originally from the Ivory Coast, described him…

Willaston War Memorial

Britain’s War Memorials

So Goodbye! then, Britain’s estimated 100,000 war memorials, as callous thieves switch from stealing railway signalling cables and man-hole covers to vandalise and pinch the metal plaques and statues many of them bear. Willaston War Memorial The War Memorials Trust estimates that, every week, at least one memorial is being vandalised for its bronze… Continue reading

Pavel Vanek

So Ahoj! then, Pavel Vanek, allegedly fatally stabbed by his flatmate Milos Louzecky in an argument over which room in their flat to store their “Henry” vacuum cleaner. Vanek and his brother Tomas argued that the machine should be kept in Louzecky’s room because it was the bigger room, but 47-year-old Louzecky demurred, then pulled…

Aren't I so wonderfully clever?

Margaret Moran

So Goodbye! then, fattie former Luton South MP and “good time” girl Margaret Moran, who is finally to be prosecuted for her fraudulent and/ or illegal Parliamentary expenses claims. Aren't I so wonderfully clever? Keir Starmer, the Director of Public Prosecutions, said that Moran, who stepped down at the 2010 General Election, will face… Continue reading