Phorm suspends its shares from trading amid funding scrabble

I thought, well hoped, that these guys had gone out of business years ago when Virgin Media / Telewest were threatening to implement their systems without prior permission… The only time I had had to issue a formal notice under the DPA; to stop Virgin processing my data for marketing purposes. Phorm suspends its shares …

Telemarketers hit with £70,000 fine for cold-calling pensioners

I can’t help feeling that the fine is not enough, but it’s a start… Telemarketers hit with £70,000 fine for cold-calling pensioners 9000+ calls made between 1am and 6am Source: www.theregister.co.uk/2016/02/17/ico_fines_telemarketers_70k_late_night_phonecalls/ “In just one day, according to the ICO, Dudley-based Direct Security Marketing Ltd made nearly 40,000 automated calls, with 9,775 being made between 1am …

Stu’s Beef Stew

Ingredients 450g Beef Steak (cheaper frying steak is fine) 1 OXO Cube 1 can of Oxtail or Royal Game Soup 300g carrots 300g parsnips 300g potatoes 250g of button mushrooms HP Sauce Method Roughly cut or cube steak into medium-large sized pieces, then brown in pot on stove just to seal it. Once browned, crumble …

On the anniversary of the Munich air disaster we remember #MUFC’s darkest day

Geoff Bent, Roger Byrne, Eddie Colman, Duncan Edwards, Mark Jones, David Pegg, Tommy Taylor, Billy Whelan, Walter Crickmer, Tom Curry, Bert Whalley, Alf Clarke, Donny Davies, George Follows, Tom Jackson, Archie Ledbrooke, Henry Rose, Frank Swift, Eric Thompson, Bela Miklos, Willie Satinoff R.I.P. On the anniversary of the Munich air disaster we remember #MUFC’s darkest …