Fewer Footsie Knights

The number of chief executives of FTSE 100 companies that are “knights” has fallen to just 5 from 32 in 1984, according to a report in the Financial Times. In…

Free Speech Denied By Supreme Court

The supreme court has upheld a High Court ruling that the Communications Act 2003, which forbids “political” television advertisements, does not beach the human rights of British citizens. The “law…

A Contract?

“The BBC collects the (licence) fee, creating a personal contract with every household”. Patricia Hodgson, a Dame Commander of the British Empire and British Broadcasting Corp. trustee writing in The…