Clare Rose Freeman's blog


The morning after pill, available online and on your office desk within two hours.

The emergency contraception, Levonelle, known commonly as the morning after pill will be avaliable online from next week and can be delievered, by courier, to your office desk within two hours.

The service, currently only avaliable in London, costs £20 and is provided by the website DrEd.com and could be extended to other cities if it is successful. 

Is the Portcullis a 'scary logo'?

An advisor to the Speaker has suggested that Parliament's porticullis logo is seen as a gate to keep the public out and has suggested a rebranding. 

What do people think of the logo? And what could a new logo look like?

Should we really ‘Like’ Facebook as much as we do?

 

In 2010, Facebook introduced the ‘Like’ button and the little blue thumbs up has since become a familiar sight on most websites. Whether you are reading an article, doing a bit of shopping or searching for somewhere to go on holiday, the thumb is there asking you to ‘Like’ whatever you are looking at, automatically sharing the link on your Facebook friends’ newsfeeds.

Cameramen and women needed for UMSA Boat Race

Its the UMSA Boat Race on Saturday and we would like to catch the whole thing on camera!

So i need some willing volunteers to help film it.

I need one camera at the start, one at the finish, one in with the spectators/jazz band/etc and one of you to go on a boat.

Gerado is happy for us to borrow the equipment but we will need to get a days insurance for the camera on the boat.

Anyone up for this?

Website designer needed ASAP!

Hi all,

Cathy Wood is looking for someone to design a website for her.

You see what you're looking for

"The novelist and avid lepidopterist Vladimir Nabokov once asked someone coming down a trail in the Rockies whether he’d seen any butterflies. The answer was negative; there were no butterflies. Nabokov, of course, went up that same trail and saw butterflies galore.

You see what you’re looking for."

"Listen and learn before you shout".

As i walked along York Way towards Kings Place Gallery, i was confronted with smoke bombs and Nick Clegg hanging from homemade gallows.

10/10/10 - The Global Work Party

Today, the 10th of the 10th, 2010, saw a global movement of volunteers doing their bit to help the world. In 188 countries across the world, 7347 events took place to send a political message to governments; “if we can get to work, you can get to work too”.

Edward Leigh calls AV System 'an insult'

Edward Leigh, a Conservative, has denounced the Alternative Voting system as "unsatisfactory, un-British, and causing frustration and anger". He is also strongly opposed to the referendum as it falls on the same day as Scottish, Northern Irish and Welsh elections arguing that although it will save us nearly £8 million, "let's not sell our political principles for the price of a nice house in Chelsea"!

First Years' Hoodies

I don't how many first years heard about the hoody idea but we're thinking of getting a class hoody with Journalism on it and other exciting things...

I don't want to go ahead and pick something without all your consent so, on Thursday, once we've finished convergent journalism (so at 12pm), can we all just stay behind and decide on designs and things?

I have found one website which looks good, Banana Moon, but feel free to shop around yourselves.