13 April 2021

Consultancy – Personal and Political

I’m one of those annoying people who love life in lockdown. No more walking into organisations that don’t get it. My Shack at the bottom of the garden is a multiverse, interacting with hundreds of people. Webinars, workshops, book readings, yoga, Zumba, cocktail parties, everything is possible online!

19 March 2021

Stuff and nonsense

Look, I’m all about words, not numbers. But recent dire warnings about the 10% slump in the UK’s economy have been sending my thoughts into unchartered fiscal waters.

4 February 2021

Working together to tackle the climate crisis

Coronavirus has overshadowed the environment and climate crisis for the last twelve months. But unlike the virus, which we now have a fix for, our enormous environmental problems still need to be tackled, and with urgency.

28 November 2020

Devolution

It is twenty-one years since I played a small part in the celebrations surrounding the opening of what was then called the Welsh Assembly.  I project-managed the event at Cardiff Castle when Wales’s youth welcomed a new era of government.

12 October 2020

A remarkable response

As the Covid crisis unfolded, I have listened, shared, supported and watched as a range of small, community-based Black and Minority Ethnic (BAME) charities across the UK faced illness and crisis within their own ranks.

21 September 2020

The New Abnormal

September – autumn breezes begin to blow in and the leaves start to redden. For many of us, this is a time to refresh our thinking, tackle the To Do list and to start planning for the winter months.