"Not all charities are good employers, and we will stand up for members. Steve has travelled a long way from when he worked for the T&G."
- Jack Dromey, TGWU national organiser, on Stephen Bubb's 'no strike' remarks
"My few seconds in the air raised nearly £60,000 and hopefully brought a smile to those who turned up."
- Richard Branson on taking part in the Birdman of Bognor competition
"To be poor in Britain is said to include things like owning a colour TV. This report's findings are plainly not true."
- Madsen Pirie of the Adam Smith Institute on Save the Children's report on children in poverty.