Disability & The UK

​I just read a blog post from Disability Now written by a young person about voting and political neglect and it got me thinking.  I am unable to get to polling stations so I have a postal vote and I'm still waiting to get my voting papers for the Brexit referendum. I did get my postal vote for… Continue reading Disability & The UK

I never liked rollercoasters.

We’ve had a monster of a year. We decided to sell our townhouse last summer and move to Ireland so we were on the lookout for the right house.  In December we saw the listing– it looked perfect!  We accepted an offer on our house with a view to selling quickly so that we could… Continue reading I never liked rollercoasters.

Reposting: Freedom

Almost everywhere we look today migration is bandied about as a bad thing. Why? We are by nature a curious folk and this curiosity has led to all the amazing things we now have in the world.  Migration brings new people, experiences, viewpoints, cultures, tastes, sounds, sights, smells, collaborations and discoveries. How many of us love a… Continue reading Reposting: Freedom