Citing Wikipedia

An interesting article by Lane Rasberry in the BMJ titled ‘Citing Wikipedia: Don’t do it – Wikipedians wouldn’t’: Wikipedia should not be cited as a source of information. It is a summary of primary and secondary sources, all of which should be referenced, so people wishing to cite information found in Wikipedia should follow its… Read More


UK Boot Camps: When They Started

Boot camps were brought to the UK by Robin Cope, a retired British Army officer, in 1999 “as an alternative form of group training to gyms” (BMF, 2012).  However, Wikipedia suggests that the fitness boot camp concept did not reach our shores until 2005 (Wikipedia, 2012). Wikipedia usually so right, but on this occasion so… Read More