An apology to Laurie Penny

I find myself feeling somewhat like the less virtuous player in the story of “St. Peter and the gossip”, over at the Devils Kitchen I made a comment about Ms. Penny which really didn’t need making. For this I would like to offer my apologies, though I realise no apology is an undo switch. I do stand by what I said but not everything needs saying – I shall offer no further comment or explanation for fear of appearing to make excuses for behaviour which falls short of the level of politenss I try to aspire to. I shall however* … Continue reading


More seriously though excellent commentary of the spill here including a link to a list of large oil spills of history. P.S. For those that are curious it’s a survey rig for Thame Water P.P.S Rather fun Guess the size of leak widget 0-1