Author Archives: Tim Ireland

About Tim Ireland

Tim is the sole author of Bloggerheads.

Iain Dale, his pride, and others things that are hard to swallow

One of the main issues I have always had with Iain Dale is his ‘style’ of comment moderation. In his post on ‘rules’, he says that he will not allow comments that could be “construed as libellous” and reserves the … Continue reading

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House of cards

A private discussion about this 18-month campaign of harassment with some of the people who could be most instrumental in ending the matter has proven to be an enormous waste of time and effort, for reasons that should become clear … Continue reading

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Conservatives and the dangerous games they play

A campaign of harassment began against me soon after I uncovered evidence of the falsification evidence of Muslim extremism involving The Sun newspaper and the office of publicity-hungry Conservative MP Patrick Mercer. One of the key parties involved is (one … Continue reading

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Clubhouse rules

Greetings! The post you are reading at this moment is appearing simultaneously on four websites: Bloggerheads (post permalink) – my personal site The Sun: Tabloid Lies (post permalink) – a media watch site targeting The Sun Daily Mail Watch (post … Continue reading

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Iain Dale: the hack

OK, so Iain Dale, the publisher of the ‘unbiased’ junk-mail magazine Total Politics is busy assuring us that what Andy Coulson certainly didn’t do (summary) isn’t quite so bad, because guessing someone’s password isn’t really hacking, according to his close … Continue reading

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Iain Dale: crocodile tears for a fellow Tory

Iain Dale is currently very busy putting himself about in the mainstream media taking a ‘principled’ stand against the way Paul Staines (‘Guido Fawkes’) has been running his site like an open sewer. To cover his arse, on TV/radio he … Continue reading

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To: Andy Rayment (Re: Nadine Dorries)

Note – Andy Rayment is a former Conservative councillor and present Chairman of the Mid-Bedfordshire Conservative Association. Yes, I can prove that Nadine Dorries MP lied about a police investigation that never took place, and after months of research I … Continue reading

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MAD Magazine #203: a brief retrospective

I was reading a copy of MAD Magazine from March 1979, and was impressed by how far we’ve come since then. (Part I) I was reading a copy of MAD Magazine from March 1979, and was impressed by how far … Continue reading

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Patrick Mercer claims Tory conference is terror target. Maybe.

Let me do you the courtesy of explaining why I think Patrick Mercer’s ‘Tory conference terror alert’ story is a crock of beans. To begin with, Patrick Mercer claims his sources are retired police and Army intelligence officers: Sources in … Continue reading

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Total Politics : junk mail from Iain Dale

To: Webmaster From: Jessica Freeman jessica.freeman@totalpolitics.com Message: Dear Mr Ireland, Each week Total Politics interviews a top political blogger. Would you be available for a phone/email interview (it’s only about ten minutes) sometime this week? Kind Regards, Jess Freeman Sent … Continue reading

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