Voices of Disagreement

Being a child of the 70s and 80s the ‘reign’ of Margaret Thatcher was the political backdrop while I was growing up. I admire her for being our first and only female Prime Ministers, and for her willingness to do what she thought was the right thing to do, even if it wasn’t necessarily the … Continue reading Voices of Disagreement

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Fallen Heroes

This has been a week of conflicting emotions for me as two of my heroes have been all over the news for the wrong reasons: Jimmy Savile and Lance Armstrong. Their fall from grace has been dramatic. Like so many children of my generation, I grew up watching Jimmy Savile's 'Jim'll Fix It'. Each week … Continue reading Fallen Heroes