• Save the BBC Wildlife Fund

    Here's a petition that's worth signing.

    You may have heard - or maybe you haven't - of the BBC Wildlife Fund. The purpose of the Fund is, according to the Beeb,  "To raise awareness and funds to save threatened wildlife and places. The fund offers the unique opportunity to capitalise on the creative skills of the BBC enabling wider audiences to engage in the plight of wildlife."   Unfortunately it seems…

    • 3 Aug 2011
  • The not-so-silly season

    The departure of MPs on their summer recess usually signals the start of the silly season, as far as the media is concerned. But, far from being silly, most of the headlines at the moment seem very serious indeed. And we've been rather serious ourselves this week.

    We think that aspects of the new National Planning Policy Framework are rather silly on a number of levels - but this means that it could have very serious…

    • 1 Aug 2011