Time to support our charities!

Having spent a long and fulfilling career in charitable organisations, it won’t be a surprise to anyone that I believe in the fundamentally vital role that voluntary organisations (the so-called “Third Sector”) play in our national (and international) life. Charities will be needed now more than ever, as the UK faces Brexit-related uncertainty, upheaval, division… Continue reading Time to support our charities!

I’m Proud of Aid! And finding ways to agree with the Daily Mail!

Ahead of the Parliamentary debate on 13th June, triggered by a Mail petition, I have been re-reading the cacophony of attacks on aid in the Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday in recent months. I have been searching for something I can agree with. There isn’t much, but here are two examples. In their eight… Continue reading I’m Proud of Aid! And finding ways to agree with the Daily Mail!