Mod edit by Liz: PLEASE, guys, don't run scripts against our site. We get a lot of traffic and already struggle with bandwidth issues, without the unwelcome addition of bots pinging us every few seconds. If you want an automated way to see whether the main page has been updated, use the RSS feed at www.raspberrypi.org/feed.
@Ayeowch - this is really not a great way to start your posting career here. I hope this was just a well-meant mistake; please, no more of this or I'll have to ban you.