Re: DPP v. Smith: hair cutting as 'actual bodily harm'

<turtill@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
> On Mon, 30 Jan 2006 15:26:42 +0000, Alex Heney <me8@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> wrote:
>It done me no harm
> either and we didn't use heavy gloves in my day.
> pete

Can I just express my ignorance. I would have thought that heavy gloves
would do more damage. Is that wrong? And are gloves these days heavier or
lighter than they used to be?