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December 2012

THE SECOND ANNUAL FLYING SPORRAN GOLDEN GLOBES AND DIGITS 2012

It’s been a hell of a year and the judges have really been scratching their heads with the motley collection on offer for this year’s awards. There are of course some of the old contenders still there who unbelievably just keep popping up again and again. But there have been some delightful new arrivals on […]

Harlecon! Property Developers in Thai rip-offs face High Court – UK –

HARLEQUIN RAN ‘SYSTEMATIC FRAUD’ – CLAIMS THEIR ACCOUNTANT (Picture: David Ames) – A company run by a former bankrupt British double glazing salesman responsible for selling off plan developments on Thailand’s eastern seaboard is finally going to be grilled in the High Court in London over its activities. The boss of Harlequin, Essex businessman David […]

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year…and-

Well a very Merry Christmas to all readers  of this site and best wishes for a great New Year.   I have been taking a wee break during the festive season.  Normal abnormal service will resume shortly Meanwhile there’s still one more day to get Santa Claus to send your kids a special video message […]

Video Shows Authorities Took Away Social Activist in Laos –

– JUST WHEN LAOS WAS GETTING USER FRIENDLY – MAGSAYSAY WINNER IS TRUCKED OFF. Laos has recently joined the ‘to do’ list of young travellers. Vang Vieng the world’s tubing capital  was getting hotter than the Full Moon parties on Koh Phangan, Thailand. So here is a timely reminder to travellers that they are travelling […]

EXPOSED! DANISH PUBLISHER GETS FAKE AWARDS IN U.N. MEDAL SCAM

U.N. OUTRAGE AS FORMER GANGSTER GETS FAKE UNESCO CROSS AND CERTIFICATE OF HONOUR! (Picture: Niels Colov centre in Copenhagen in the bad old days) The head of Pattaya City’s Foreign Police Volunteers and boss of Pattaya People newspaper, radio and television, has been honoured in a FAKE United Nations medal and certificate SCAM.  Two Pattaya […]

MEDIA SHOCKER AS CHIEF EDITOR FIRES PUBLISHER

FIRED! – SUPREMO OF PATTAYA TIMES GAGGED IN CUPID’S CITY OF LOVE (Picture -advert for Noyes’ Cupid Club in Pattaya. The picture was stolen. See note at end of story*) In a shock move the Chief Editor of the Pattaya Times American Drew Noyes has fired his Thai publisher. And he has taken an advert […]

Animal protest Thai style

 -THAIS TELL GERMAN TO FICK OFF! – Flying Sporran’s Weekend Diary- I was a little startled to see at the weekend a protest by Thais against a German national who stabbed to death a Labrador belonging to a Thai Royal Navy Chief Petty Officer. The German national claimed that the unleashed Labrador, or Golden Retriever […]

Drew Noyes sued for child support

-FOUR CASES IN ONE DAY FOR PATTAYA MEDIA MOGUL – AND THEN TWO MORE- Family man Drew Noyes – the controversial  boss of a ‘law’ company in Pattaya called P.A.P.P.A is being sued for child support in Chonburi Provincial Court. A case against Noyes, 56, also Chief Editor of the Pattaya Times and self professed […]

REVOLT AND BETRAYAL AT THAI ENGLISH LANGUAGE NEWSPAPER –

– AMERICAN CHIEF EDITOR AND ‘LIBEL EXPERT’ CLAIMS HIS STAFF BETRAYED HIM- WAS IT THE VEGETARIAN FOOD WRITER,THE BRAZILIAN SNAPPER OR REALLY THE CHIEF EDITOR AFTER ALL?  SURELY NOT THE GAY ENGLISH VICAR IN THIS CLASSIC PATTAYA WHODUNNIT? (Picture -U.S. Ambassador to Thailand with Drew Noyes) The chief editor of an English language newspaper in […]

“I’m no drugs dealer!” protests Father Christmas

DREW NOYES DEFAMED SEASONAL SANTA – claim. (Photo Santa Andre Machielsen) -American ‘businessman’ Drew Noyes defamed a seasonal Santa Claus by putting a statement on the net describing him as a drugs dealer, a libel court heard in Pattaya today. Hearing that the Pattaya City Expat Clubs talked about putting an internet warning about him, […]