Tag: London

Street Preaching

A great example of how to handle a Section 5 arrest and interview. Here’s the preacher Tony Miano from where the police turn up to where he gets arrested. And now two gems from the interview transcript. The issue obviously

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Newsnight on the London Letter

You can watch it here for the next seven days if you have access to iPlayer. Do you know what the most disappointing part of this whole piece was? The way both studio guests completely failed to take us to the

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When will the Rapture NOT happen?

You can’t have missed all the fuss over Harold Camping’s ludicrous prediction of the Rapture taking place this Saturday. The question is though, when exactly will this (not) happen? What time on Saturday? Here’s what Camping said. Describe to me what exactly you

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Through a Glass Darkly

I thought it would be interesting (with my psephological hat on) to have a look at the full returns from the recent General Synod elections, to see whether I could pick up any interesting insights on the voting patterns. The

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Wicked!

Two weekends ago, after a busy week and a wedding Saturday lunchtime, Gayle surprised me by getting her parents to come and stay over (to look after Reuben) and whisking me off to London to go and see Wicked. Wow.

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Where were you?

I was doing some consultancy for a bank in London. When we heard the news about the first plane we stopped and turned to the TVs, just in time to see the second plane go into the tower. I have

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