Don’t trust claims about the change in the number of churches and mosques in London

It’s hard to say exactly how many churches and mosques there are in London.

The Royal British Legion will offer poppies in all UK communities

The charity has confirmed poppies will be offered “in every community in the UK.”

This post incorrectly claims everyone with cancer has a pH that is too acidic

This post makes claims about the relation between the body’s pH and health that have been widely debunked.

EU staff don’t lose their pensions for criticising the EU

And nor would ex-commissioners like Neil Kinnock and Peter Mandelson.

Claim Brexit is about concealing offshore accounts is baseless

New rules aim to prevent tax avoidance and money laundering but will not force the owners of offshore accounts to “come clean”.

How much do Lib Dem MPs claim in expenses?

A Facebook post gets the expenses claims of Lib Dem MPs roughly right, but their collective expenses claims are around average for all MPs overall.

This picture shows a model of an extinct amphibian

A picture showing a ‘hammerhead salamander’ shows a model of a diplocaulus, an extinct amphibian.

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