Monday, December 11, 2017

Prince Charles: 1, David Cameron: 0

In case you missed it, I'd just like to point out that while our Prime Minister suns himself in Lanzarote, Prince Charles has been supporting flood-stricken Cumbria. In declaring that "Cumbria is open for...

How TV is changing the appeal of employment in farming and agriculture for young...

Employment in the countryside is changing. There may still be an aging workforce in permanent positions, but an increasing number of television shows on rural life are attracting more and more young people to...

Happy International Women’s Day?

Love it or loathe it, today is International Women's Day - billed as a chance to both celebrate progress and highlight how much further society needs to evolve. Regardless of whether or not you believe...

Think twice before releasing Chinese lanterns

The recent Google doodle, featuring a mass of floating Chinese lanterns, made me somewhat irate. Not because it brought back traumatic memories of the film Frozen, but rather because it reminded me just how common...

Look past the bling at the London Boat Show

The London Boat Show opened yesterday and, predictably, much media attention has been given to the flashier items on display. One can't blame them, as it is literally almost impossible to look past the...