Entries by Alan McGee from 12/2011

Phone Hacking: Why I Turned Down Compensation From News of the World

| Posted 12.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

On the News of the World happenings, my lawyer has given the police 14 days to disclose evidence they hold and if not he'll be asking why not? The lawyers representing the hackers have already offered me the compensation scheme, which we have rejected.

Joe Strummer RIP: 21 August 1952 - 22 December 2002

| Posted 12.21.2011 | UK Entertainment

Today sees the ninth anniversary of the death of a legend and hero to not only me, but a whole generation. That legend was Joe Strummer - born John Graham Mellor - and his band was The Clash.