sport and leisure

Museums are not playgrounds
spiked, 14 July 2009
Museums are good for children, but campaigns to make them more ‘family-friendly’ are bad for kids, adults and culture. By Tiffany Jenkins.

We need cheap flights
The Times (London), 29 July 2008
Environmentalists will cheer if fuel prices ground the budget airlines, but they should think twice. By Alice Thomson.

Compensation culture leads to closure of tree trunk bridge
The Times (London), 5 May 2008
The last surviving “clam bridge” in Dartmoor to be closed to walkers because of 21st-century compensation culture, although there is no record of serious injury to anyone using it.