Last Thursday night I attended a meeting at Batley Sports & Tennis Centre hosted by the Chief Executive of Kirklees … More
Last weekend I spent time volunteering at, and enjoying, several Great Get Together events. Here’s what happened, and why this gives me hope in spite of recent terror attacks.
They say you always remember where you were when significant news events happen. I wasn’t alive when JFK was assassinated, … More
I think Piers is trying to say that he thinks some well know figures are being insincere about mental health issues – exaggerating or inventing them – as some kind of marketing gimmick. I think he’s trying to say that this is potentially harmful. I think he is suggesting this might dilute or trivialise those who have “real” issues.
I think all of these things, but I’m not sure because Morgan, who is a professional communicator, is being unclear and massively irresponsible with his rhetoric.
The issue of taking kids out of schools during term time frequently rears its heads, and as we begin the … More
Today’s horrific events in London, just hours ago as I write, have already resulted in a profound reaction in the … More
There are some events that stick in your consciousness, global or national news events that you look back on and … More
This week we’ve seen media coverage again of idea of banning the wearing of the Burka in public, prompted by … More
Normalising is a phrase we’re hearing a lot at the moment, in the wake of Donald Trump’s victory in the … More