Tag: Read and Weep

“The NHS Needs Foreign Specialists…”

“…to screw up the simple procedures that the native born doctors won’t screw up!”: Gnanmurthy Kugan, the cardiac registrar on duty during the night of June 2, applied the pressure bandage. Dr Kugan wrapped Mr Gander’s thigh in two extra…

For Those In Peril On The Sea…

  Appel, who has been sailing the Hawaiian islands for a decade, said she had planned the voyage, which should take three weeks, for more than two years but that the pair were perhaps not as prepared as they should…

“Anything You Can Do, I Can Do Better…”

“…I can make the police force a bigger laughing stock than you!” Avon & Somerset were criticised online after sending officers out on patrol wearing nail varnish with one victims’ charity branding the campaign an ‘odd gimmick’. But one man’s…

Platitudes & Handwringing

That’s all they ever offer: London in the 1970s and 1980s came to accept IRA bombs as almost part of living in the capital. It would help if grotesque publicity were not given to these acts of terror. It distorts…