Lies, damn lies and statistics

Lies, damn lies and statistics

Please can someone release the phrase “the will of the British people” from being held hostage by the right wing for use as a ‘one size fits all’ slogan to dismiss any anti-Brexit argument they don’t like. 52% of the 36% of people who voted does not, and never will...
Brexit. An own goal?

Brexit. An own goal?

I was watching Liverpool play Manchester United recently when it struck me that the comparison between English football in 2016 and the domestic game in the 1970s was a pretty good metaphor for Brexit. Look at the Premier League today. It’s the ultimate, international...

Strava – less is more

Strava really needs to introduce a macro feature to hide all sections of less than 1km. If your training plan really necessitates doing Chris Hoy power repeats of “Sprint BP Garage to Chip Shop”, create private segments so you can measure your progress without...
We need a General Election to resolve this mess

We need a General Election to resolve this mess

Been giving this one a lot of thought today. In the hours since the Referendum result was announced, Remain supporters have been calling for a second referendum. I understand where people are coming from, but I don’t think this is the right way forward. For sure, it...