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Thursday Truths: West Tyrone Westminster By-Election 2018

The nominations for candidates for the West Tyrone by-election next month was closed this week. Standing in the elections are as follows: Political Party and candidates The Alliance Party Stephen Donnelly The DUP Tom Buchanan The SDLP Daniel McCrossan  Sinn Féin Órfhlaith Begley The UUP Chris Smyth There are many different questions and policies we […]

Thursday Truths: Toby Young and Mainstream Education

On the 1st January 2018, it was announced that former The Sun journalist and free school advocate Toby Young was appointed by Theresa May’s Conservatives government to the executive of the newly created Office for Students (OfS). This is to help head the government’s drive to apply market forces to higher education in England, as […]

2017 - A Reflective Look Back

Here we all are, at the end of another year, wondering where it has disappeared to. We usually take this time to reflect on the year that has gone back and see what we can do and learn to bring forward with us to the incoming year. I shall be no different. 2017 is a […]

Thursday Truths: Philip Hammond – Divide and Conquer

This month the UK Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond came out with a statement that hurt and angered many people with disabilities in the UK and wider. He said that people with disabilities who are in employment could be partly blamed for the sluggish productivity of the British economy. This is a totally unacceptable […]