Robert Walsh

Freelance writer from Cornwall

Secret DWP documents prove they silenced the media from running stories they didn’t approve of – Evolve Politics


Originally posted on Politics and Insights:
Following a 13 month battle, the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) have finally been forced to release secret documents illustrating the tactics they…

November 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

One PIP Claimant’s Experience At Appeal


Originally posted on Same Difference:
https://www.facebook.com/ATOSM/posts/1225530314142768

March 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Last Meal.


Study media reports of executions, recent or decades-old, and you’ll probably find mention of the prisoner’s last meal. Most prisoners spend their entire sentences eating whatever the prison kitchen provides … Continue reading

November 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

‘Doctor’ Crippen, Hanged Today In 1910. Innocent? Or Hanged For The Wrong Murder..?


Originally posted on Robert Walsh:
The infamous ‘Doctor’ Crippen, actually a salesman of quack medicines. ? Most people know the name. Most who know the name, know the story. ‘Doctor’…

November 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Armistice Day – Triumph for some, tragedy for others.


At 11am on November 11, 1918 the ‘War to end all wars’ was finally over. The guns ceased fire, the men in the trenches could, if they wanted, walk around … Continue reading

November 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Etymology Of Crime – Tyburn.


It’s been a while since I last posted due to work and other commitments, so I’ll be offering a series of shorter posts dedicated to the etyomology of crime in … Continue reading

November 10, 2015 · 3 Comments

Edith Cavell – Hand-wringing propaganda is not enough. Nor does it do her any service.


“I am glad to die for my country.” – The last words of Edith Cavell. Edith Cavell was shot by a German firing squad at the Tir National rifle range … Continue reading

October 12, 2015 · Leave a comment