Are we coping?

Are we coping?

A few years ago I did a Mental Health First Aid course which for me was life changing (and not just because it came in the nick of time after some hardcore festivaling at Benicassim). It taught me the best language to use, what signs to spot, where to sign post people for help and [...]

IWD – volume 3

Happy International Women's Day!!!! IWD is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. It's also a day to do what you can to truly make a positive difference for women. Here is my final blog post in my IWD series with my #pressforprogress. VOLUME 3 As mentioned in my previous post, last [...]

IWD – volume 2

This post was supposed to be Volume 3 (coming up on Thursday)... but seeing as Lauren Laverne's focusing her Radio 6 show this week on women in music for International Women's Day (IWD), I thought I'd get in early before she steals my IWD Playlist thunder. VOLUME 2 The Brits, Oscars, Golden Globes, BAFTA's - [...]

IWD – volume 1

On Thursday 8th March it is International Women's Day (IWD) and tomorrow is the March 4 Women in London. As I can no longer make the March (cheers Beast from the East...) I've decided to pay homage through a series of blog posts. VOLUME 1 Last year on IWD I made a #beboldforchange pledge to buy from [...]