Category Archives: BRITISH GUN CONTROLS

BBC Gun Ban Ad

Thanks to a post at Steve Bartin’s newsalert, here is one of the British Broadcasting Company’s anti-gun ads: This advert would not be so ironic, had it not contained the suggestion that your local police station would dispose of a … Continue reading

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UK Old Age Pensioner 1: Burglar, a new Toe Tag

In a case that makes one wonder whether sanity has returned to England after almost a century of being absent without leave, the Telegraph reports on a case in which a 72 year old Old Age Pensioner shot dead a … Continue reading

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British Demand Historic Right To Keep And Bear

Thanks to a link provided by Wu Chang, I see British activists are demanding the return of an Englishman’s traditional right to kep and bear arms. In 1919, when David Lloyd-George deprived them of those rights, the violent crime rate … Continue reading

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Noted: The Ghosts Of Writers Past Are Silent

I have posted several times about Jane Austen, “Madame Bovary,” “Jeffery Chaucer,” and other British authors and fictional characters leaving comments critical of gun ownership. Opinions their namesakes, who lived in at a time when it was “Every Englishman his … Continue reading

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How Many Murders In England?

Someone came by searching for “#murders in england.” I would like to know that myself. About fifty years ago the Home Office declared it was unfair to label a man a murderer until he had been tried, convicted, and his … Continue reading

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Noted: UK Will Repeal The “Human Rights Act”

The Express quotes the UK Justice Minister Liz Truss s statement that the UK will repeal the “Human Rights Act,” but not withdraw from the European Convention on Human Rights. The story is at the link, and the Alley will … Continue reading

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Unofficial Report On The State Of Policing In The U.K.

The Daily Mail has a telling report on the sad state of the underfunded and desperately shorthanded British police. Briefly quoting the Daily Mail report linked above: A businessman who dialled 999 as masked raiders ransacked his shop was astonished … Continue reading

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A Late Dispatch From The UK

The Daily Mail has a late dispatch from the most violent industrialized country on Earth. “Scontland Yard,” the Metropolitan Police, hotly deny that, of course. But it’s true. And, as Donald Trump said, there are parts of London and other … Continue reading

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Oh, and those “Unarmed British Police?”

the Daily Mail reports on the state of police work in the UK, with female “RoboCops” dressed dressed n fatigues, carrying a SIG 516. A nice rife, and I am sure the Police will be able to protect themselves, and … Continue reading

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England: Teen Gives Book Bad Marks, Author Smashes Her with Wine Bottle

Thanks to a Sarh Hoyt post at Instapundit I see a bad review of a book caused the author to track the reviewer down and assault the young lady with a wine bottle. That was assault with a deadly weapon, … Continue reading

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