The UK education system is failing children with special educational needs

A recent survey has found that there has been a 57% increase in children with special educational needs being home-schooled. The reasons for this are manifold: too few places in [ . . . ]

Blue Peter – best children’s show ever!

I remember rushing home from school, grabbing a snack and sitting in front of the television ready for Blue Peter with my younger brother. It was the highlight of our [ . . . ]

Let’s say goodbye to plastic straws

The scale of environmental problems in the world today makes me wonder whether the bit that I do really does make a difference. Plastic, when it was invented, was hailed [ . . . ]

The dire situation around homelessness…it’s everyone’s problem.

The charity, Shelter says, ‘You may be homeless if you’re sleeping rough, don’t have rights to stay where you are or you live in unsuitable housing.’ This to me means that homelessness [ . . . ]