Is the Lockdown re-tying us together again as a community


I know that I am one who prefers to be left alone. Rembering when I was a child, which wasn’t that long ago, where I used to feel at slight unease with knowing most people who lived along my drive, and that the lady who always delivered the “bridge” or community magazine seemingly somehow managedContinue reading “Is the Lockdown re-tying us together again as a community”

“Looks like Schools may be going back- but is that really sensible?


Okay, so according to the news we are apparently reaching the peak of this pandemic. So surly that’s a good sign… Although for the time being, I personally think and hope that the strict rules of the lockdown will stay in place for at least a few more weeks. Which it would make entire senseContinue reading ““Looks like Schools may be going back- but is that really sensible?”

I Want Boris Back! (but could never vote for him)


Love him or hate him, a huge proportion of people from our nation and further a-field are praying for Boris Johnson, our Prime Minister. So having been admitted into St Thomas hospital Sunday night, by the following night he found himself in need of oxygen, and in need to be moved into intensive care inContinue reading “I Want Boris Back! (but could never vote for him)”

Sir Kier Starmer to win landslide victory as new Labour leader


Admist everything else which is going on, last Saturday, Sir Kier Starmer was elected as new Labour leader, with a landslide majority. He won a landslide majority of 56.2% of the votes after the first round, whilst Angela Rayner won deputy leadership. This included party members, “registered supporters” and members of trade unions and socialistContinue reading “Sir Kier Starmer to win landslide victory as new Labour leader”

And a round of applause for all of our top workers (before time)


So last Thursday, amidst the corona virus pandemic, we saw individuals, communities and the Nation come together to honour and congratulate the sheer dedication, immense hard work and the continuous gratitude of all of our NHS workers. All of course from their own homes… It would have been impossible not to hear anything as householdsContinue reading “And a round of applause for all of our top workers (before time)”

Why I think all 16-18 year old collage/sixth form students as well as apprentices should be provided with a basic understanding of politics


Hi, so I originally wrote this to send to the BBC’s “young reporters competition”. Now if technology lets me, I still will do. At the very last minute I expect, as that’s what tends to happen, when I face anything technological. Anyway here it is……. Do you find it shocking that a survey, carried outContinue reading “Why I think all 16-18 year old collage/sixth form students as well as apprentices should be provided with a basic understanding of politics”