The Reuters piece by Paul Majendie on The Simplified Spelling Society was pick of the day for 'Oddly Enough' and editors choice on Reuters. It also became pick of the day at Yahoo News, Tiscali News and MSN News, it then went on to become Yahoo! News: Most Emailed - Odd News of the day.

The story winged its way around the globe and led to radio appearances on BBC5 Live, Spin1038, Meridian TV and Australian ABC.

Papers across the globe picked up the story including: Cape Times, The Australian and The Daily Mirror.

The Simplified Spelling Society celebrate their 99th birthday AGM on SAturday 21st April at Birkbeck College, London.

Press & Publicity for the society managed and obtained by Vikki Rimmer and Press Contact