* Posts by Microbe

2 posts • joined 6 Nov 2011

The Great Barrier Relief – Inside London's heavy metal and concrete defence act


History Fail


Last time London flooded - 1953. Almost 200 people were made temporarily homeless, 1 life lost - died of exposure to gas from a damaged pipe.

Elsewhere in the UK, yes, the UK is not just London, the total death toll on land is estimated at 307 - 38 died at Felixstowe in Suffolk. In Essex, Canvey Island loss of 58 lives. 37 died at Jaywick near Clacton.

Anti-smut boss: 'We won't be net police'


Love the description of IWF as "the anti-child sex abuse organisation".

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