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April 2011

News Blackout Imposed For Royal Wedding

FROM ANDREW DRUMMOND,BANGKOK, APRIL 29TH, 2011 This week there is a blackout on news back in Britain and it’s not all bad. The reason is of course because of THE WEDDING.I’m all for a good party and why not celebrate the future marriage of the future King and Queen of England, so I have not […]

BBC's shagadelic correspondent bows out of Bangkok

Followers of the BBC’s Alastair Leithead will not be in the least surprised to know that ‘Al’ has gone Hollywood, after a mild but recurring case of ‘gone troppo’.Al and yours trulyUsed to dodging bullets in Afghanistan Alastair is possibly the BBC’s most sartorial correspondent with a wide range of helmets all designed to match […]

Thailand's 'Dogs Of The Internet' Part 1 Buriram Boy

Prosecution of stalker ‘Buriram boy’ could help battered wives to speak out – court told From ANDREW DRUMMOND Bangkok, April 15 2011 Well it’s been a little bit quiet here for a week mainly because I have been on a couple of assignments which I cannot write about until they hit the print media. But I […]

Briton Charged With Kidnap-Murder Of 6-Yr-Old In Cebu

From ANDREW DRUMMOND,Bangkok, April 1 2011 Daily Mail A British accountant and his Filipina girlfriend have been charged in their abscence with the kidnap and murder of a six-year-old girl on the Philippines island of Cebu. Ian Charles Griffiths, 48, from South West London, is reported to have kidnapped the girl from outside a school […]