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Week Fourteen- It's been a while...

…over four months in fact. I suppose it comes down to the anxiety side of my IBS rearing its ugly head. I always put so much pressure on myself and, this time, it’s manifested itself in ceasing to write in case the article’s not good enough, doesn’t get any likes or followers from it, doesn’t change the world. 148 more words


Colin Glen Trust makes best use of their best resource.

West Belfast group transformed a neglected forest park to create opportunities for the community.

Colin Glen is 240 acres of scenic woodland, waterfalls and wildflowers. But over the years, destruction and illegal dumping threatened to ruin the glen. 716 more words


Where the money went – How Labour invested in Westminster’s secondary schools

Westminster’s Building Schools for the Future programme, initiated by the last Labour Government and supported by Labour Councillors, has rebuilt or refurbished all of Westminster’s secondary schools. 684 more words

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When I Grow Up…

As children, we are often asked, ‘What do you want to be when you grow up?’

I find this to be a strange question; one that tells us at an early age that what we choose to do for a living will define us as human beings. 429 more words


Mixed news wrt trends in #drug use - increase in middle aged and a fall in the young

Illegal drug use has steadily increased amongst the 40 and 59 age group over the last 18 years, according to Home Office crime Survey figures. Read full reports… 98 more words

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A lady who learnt

Guest blog by Florelle Bohi, who spent six days with us in our London office this summer.

Countless lectures, essays, and a dissertation later, I had finally done it. 442 more words

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New video explains that it will be illegal to #smoke in a #car with under 18s from 1st October

From 1 October 2015 it will be illegal to smoke in a car (or other vehicles) with anyone under 18 present. The law is changing to protect children and young people from the dangers of secondhand smoke. 142 more words