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NIELS COLOV’S RACE AGAINST TIME

REIGN OF PATTAYA’S CHIEF ‘FOREIGN COP’ AND ‘MEDIA TYCOON’ DRAWS TO AN END With his media empire collapsing about him Niels Colov, the former Copenhagen pimp, who rose to the giddy heights of a newspaper tycoon and chief of the local police foreign volunteersin Pattaya, is making one last desperate bid for survival. With the […]

The Pattaya Times Legacy – returned by a Native American

Native American tracks down the Flying Sporran to deliver a gift. A Native American has tracked down the Flying Sporran in the UK to deliver a rare item, a Pattaya Times jacket which he received together with a Press Card after paying one million baht for shares in the long since defunct newspaper in Thailand. […]

LIES, DAMNED LIES AND STATISTICS

A LITTLE LIGHT RELIEF Britain’s Independent newspaper has today come out with statistics concluding that Thailand is the No 1 country in the world – where husbands admit having extra-marital affairs. Britain comes in at a poor number 10. As a result posters are saying ‘Well done Thailand. At least your men are honest”.  Ah […]

AMERICAN LAWYER BACK IN COURT IN TUG OF LOVE CASE

FORMER PATTAYA TIMES PUBLISHER TO BE CONTESTED Drew Noyes, Pattaya’s famous American, who once claimed to the only American licensed to practice law on the Thai eastern seaboard is back in court in Pattaya tomorrow – this time in a child custody case. The child in question is not one four from his first Thai […]

THANKS FOR THE MEMORIES – PATTAYA TIMES LEAVES A BLOT ON THE LANDSCAPE

THAILAND’S MILITARY HONOUR GUARD FOR PATTAYA BLACKMAILERS A sign above a supermarket till in Pattaya harks back to happier times for would-be newspaper magnate Drew Walter Noyes. Even though the Pattaya Times is no more. here is a reminder of a newspaper so unique in its structure and content that it should at least be […]

THE PATTAYA TIMES IS DEAD – A REVIEW OF THAILAND’S POSSIBLY MOST MALICIOUS ‘NEWSPAPER’

AFTER A FEW FINAL LINGERING DEATH THROES THAILAND’S MOST MALICIOUS ENGLISH LANGUAGE NEWSPAPER HAS COUGHED FOR THE LAST TIME. TODAY WE RE-LIVE SOME OF ITS UNBELIEVABLE  MOMENTS A collecter’s item. The Pattaya Times news-stand at the Immigration Department A broadsheet ‘newspaper’ once billed as the third biggest English language newspaper in Thailand died today.  Nobody […]

PATTAYA BRIT RAPED 18 GIRLS – CROWN COURT TOLD

‘YOU SHOULD BE THANKING US BECAUSE WE HAVE MADE IT EASIER FOR THE NEXT PERSON WHO GOES THERE’ – HE SAID AFTER HE AND SAVILE RAPED INNOCENT 15-YEAR-OLD Former Pattaya Brit Ray Teret, now 72, has now gone on trial in Britain for the rape of 18 under-aged girls. Teret, lived in Thailand for several […]

The Whacky World of Online Publishing – Orphanage Tourism! and a Silent Tsunami Warning!

HERALDING A NEW FORM OF INTERNATONAL JOURNALISM! Have been having fun this week with an eccentric in online publishing from Germany who was trying to give me a lesson on libel or was it the other way round? Last year a site called eturbonews.com published a story from this site without permission. It was as […]

‘I’M BACK! – AND I’M GAY FRIENDLY’-

Gonged Former Pattaya Times publisher is back on the internet and engaged in a reputation recovery bid as his trial continues over his alleged extortion of a health clinic in Pattaya. Shaved suited and gonged Noyes is also promoting ‘Spice’ magazine once billed as Thailand’s biggest gay magazine showing he is an all-round tolerant kind […]

FORMER PATTAYA NEWSPAPER PUBLISHER ORDERED TO SURRENDER TO PAY BAIL.

PATTAYA TIMES WAS ‘A TISSUE OF LIES’, Drew Walter Noyes, the former publisher of the Pattaya Times newspaper, and his wife Wanrapa Bonsu, listed as the Editor, were ordered to surrender to bail at Bangkok Criminal Court yesterday on charges of criminal libel and libel against the Computer Crime Act. British journalist Andrew Drummond is […]