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Reflections on the Riots

I don’t quite know what to say tonight.  I feel I need to say something, I just don’t know what.  I have questions and questions and questions, and thoughts and opinions, but mainly questions, yet no answers, no conclusions, no information to shed any light on why the people causing devastation to others’ lives and livelihoods are doing so. 

I live nowhere near any of the sites of rioting. … Continue reading


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National Breastfeeding Awareness Week

19th – 25th June was meant to be National Breastfeeding Awareness Week this year. The government, however, have decided to drop their funding for this. It seems that raising and maintaining awareness of the importance of breastfeeding is as important to messers Cameron and Clegg as our Sure Start centres.

That is to say, not at all.

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