Are we depriving our children of the opportunity to think for themselves? Do we over-coach part one

I remember as a child ‘playing out’, going out unsupervised and playing football with the other kids on the street with no adults around and only coming in at night when it was so dark we couldn ‘t see the ball anymore. If someone had invented a glow in the dark ball we’d probably have… Read More Are we depriving our children of the opportunity to think for themselves? Do we over-coach part one

Has the world gone mad part one? What’s that coming over the hill..?#GoldilocksBrexit

Has the world gone mad? There are now so many answers to this question it’s unbelievable but let’s focus on Brexit. Remainers didn’t know what would happen if we left so weren’t sure what they were voting against just that it appeared less savoury than the status quo. Leavers weren’t sure what they were going to… Read More Has the world gone mad part one? What’s that coming over the hill..?#GoldilocksBrexit

What are we really doing about the homeless? My fight with a homeless guy

I’m on the overground, doing the usual: minding my own business, reading a comic (Superman since you ask, even though I HATE HIM!) not letting kids sit down (because when did adults start doing that anyway?) like I say, the usual and then a guy gets on and starts begging. Straight away he says he’s not… Read More What are we really doing about the homeless? My fight with a homeless guy