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Shaking Hands With Strangers

Don’t ya hate it when yee go out for a drink and someone with a balaclava shakes your hand, then you spend the rest of your life wondering did I just shake hands with Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi… 37 more words

Northern Ireland

Advent Appeal 2015: A Present for the Future.

Yesterday saw me brace myself, flanked as I was with lists and ideas. A deep breath, and an annual time-restricted research programme commenced once more. 652 more words

Student Blog


This is a very difficult thing for me to write about, not least because not all of my family are aware it happened, but also because the abortion I had was probably quite different to the experience of most English women who have one on the NHS. 730 more words

Spending Review 2015: a test the Treasury flunked

The welter of responses to yesterday’s UK Spending Review and Autumn Statement have overlooked an important set of things the review did not do when it comes to managing the devolved UK. 983 more words


Simple Ways to Show Appreciation in the Office

Hand-written Notes

By living in such a tech-savvy world, we are used to sending and receiving so many emails that it typically is the main resource for sending out a thank-you to someone that deserves it. 381 more words

Modern Office Supplies

OpenDataNI Relaunch and some fun projects. #opendatani #opendata #dataissexy

As the Open Data NI portal is having a relaunch this morning (a bit early for anyone outside of Belfast to get to if you don’t mind me saying). 136 more words