The 5th warmest July on record included a new record temperature of 40.3C on 19th July. It was also drier than usual with some parts of the UK recording their lowest ever rainfall in July. … [Read More...] about UK Weather Tracker #66 – July 2022
We've now had 3 months of extremely boring weather in the UK! It's not doing the UK's reputation for unpredictable weather any … [Read More...] about UK Weather Tracker #65 – June 2022
"I mentioned it once but I think I got away with it!" Basil Fawlty didn't get away with it in Torquay and neither did this … [Read More...] about Pay Gaps #27 – Don’t mention the Disability Pay Gap!
Spring 2022 was the 5th warmest on record and was mostly typical of the springs that we now get due to our changing climate. … [Read More...] about UK Weather Trends #21 – Spring 2022
When gender pay gap reporting was introduced by the government for the 2017 snapshot date for all employers with a headcount of 250 or more, it was … [Read More...] about Pay Gaps #22 – My 7 + 5 recommendations for amending UK pay gap legislation
At 2200 on Thursday 12th December 2019, the BBC/ITV/Sky Exit Poll was revealed to the nation and pointed to a large majority for the Conservatives. … [Read More...] about UK General Election 2019 #2 – My forecast is the most accurate & beats the Exit Poll!
On June 5th 2019, I had the privilege of being able to talk to the Treasury Select Committee about the "Effectiveness of Gender Pay Gap Reporting". … [Read More...] about Pay Gaps #8 – My Evidence to the Treasury Select Committee
“I think the people in this country have had enough of experts” Michael Gove, Sky News, 3rd June 2016 This was one of the most memorable quotes … [Read More...] about Forecasting#1 – How do you identify a good forecaster?