Tag Archives: Kelvin MacKenzie

Why Kelvin MacKenzie blunder may derail Murdoch’s Sky bid

Will the farrago over former Sun editor Kelvin MacKenzie’s bizarre (and highly offensive) column about Everton’s Ross Barkley – Mckenzie compared him to an ape on the anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster (below) – affect Rupert Murdoch’s bid for the ...

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In all the farrago about Media Square I’d forgotten Kelvin MacKenzie was once briefly the boss

Exhumations are continuing into the demise of UK marcoms group Media Square, with Bob Willott of Financial Services Marketing Intelligence laying out the company’s series of disastrous deals (most notably buying a job lot of unwanted companies from PR group ...

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Tuesday September 29, 2009 at the Labour Party conference – was this the day the wheels came off the News Corporation chariot?

The scene was Brighton, England and embattled UK prime minister Gordon Brown had just tried (and mostly failed) to rally his battered troops. Leading Labour politicos at the party conference were no doubt looking forward to a few sustaining snifters ...

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So who’s the UK Premiership footballer suing Twitter?

Well I presume it’s the same one who is demanding that his lawyers go through former Sun editor Kelvin MacKenzie’s emails and texts to find out who Kelvin thinks was dancing the tango with former Big Brother contestant Imogen Thomas ...

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