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July 2017

MARK BERCHOWITZ’S 50,000 BAHT NUMBER PLATE

In the land where people must a worship an ageing monarch with a predilection for skimpy tops and apparently stick-on Alice in Wonderland tattoos, who has a personal fortune topping US$90 billion, it’s comforting to know that corruption continues unabated and only the uniforms have changed. Today I have been listening to a hilarious recording […]

PETITION TO BRITISH PRIME MINISTER OVER KOH TAO DEATHS

The mother of a young Briton who was killed on the Thai island of Koh Tao, now widely referred to the media as ‘Death Island’ which is an island in the Samui ‘murder archipelago’ has started a petition to be sent to Prime Minister Theresa May. Patricia Harrington, from Reigate, Surrey, the mother of Ben […]

KOH TAO FIASCO- WHERE’S THE SMOKING GUN?

 THE STORY WAS LIGHT ON FACTS – BUT THE LACK OF CREDIBILITY OF THE THAI POLICE MADE THIS ONE TRAVEL GLOBALLY. While the death of Belgian Elise Delamagne on the Thai island of Koh Tao has produced reams more negative publicity for Thailand this is a story I have kept well away from because the […]