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BRITISH PARLIAMENT TO DEBATE TOURIST DEATHS IN THAILAND

PRIME MINISTER TO RECEIVE PETITION The House of Commons will discuss the safety of British tourists in Thailand in an adjournment debate set for this Wednesday following a motion made by M.P. Hannah Bardell. This follows a campaign and petition on Change.Org by Reigate mother Pat Harrington whose son was killed in a ‘motorcycle’ on […]

BRIT LACERATED TO DEATH AT THAI BEACH PARTY

From Andrew Drummond, Bangkok A year after Briton Stephen Ashton, 22, was shot dead at a beach party in Thailand – a second Briton has died after being lacerated to death near the same spot. 23-year-old Kevin Liddle, from Gateshead, died at a New Year’s Eve on the holiday island of Koh Phangan, after falling […]

Death disco was operating beyond normal hours – but 'legal'

From Andrew Drummond, Bangkok August 17 2012 Daily Mail A fire in a discotheque on the Thai holiday island of Phuket in which four revelers were burned to death beyond recognition took place nearly two hours after the club should have been legally closed. Today as officials in Patong on the holiday island of Phuket […]

Downtown 'Death Hotel' Dies in 4 minute video

August 8 2012  Comment The controversy raged on and on for months and months – but the demise of the ‘Downtown Inn’ in Chiang Mai – has now been reduced to a four minute music video on you tube. The Downtown Inn hit the headlines last year when a number of people died either on […]