Caldwell Called to Raise a Glass

A headline in the Daily Record has earned its author the price of a pint. It follows the recent defamation case against the Scottish News of the World, by MSP Tommy Sheridan. When Sheridan – accused by the newspaper of sexual shenanigans – sacked his legal team, the Record’s response was the witty, ‘Sheridan Drops His Briefs’.
At least one reader was minded to congratulate its author – assistant editor, Bob Caldwell – by sending a cheque, made out to editor, Bruce Waddell, for the princely sum of