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Friday, May 25, 2018

FIGHTING FOR ENVIRONMENT – Tommy Finlayson – in it for the...

‘Surroundings or conditions in which a person, animal or plant lives or operates...’ So says the dictionary, when looking up ‘environment.’ These days, a...

WORKING AS A MUM – Is it enough?

People underestimate the impact on women when we take time out of work to parent. Or, as in my case, choose to juggle parenting...

MARINE NUISANCES – The lionfish are coming!

Before the battles of Lexington and Concord during the American War of Independence, the blacksmith Paul Revere famously called out to the towns folk...

Climate Change in Our Oceans

  To most of us, how climate change works and its effects on the terrestrial biosphere, are pretty well understood. However, how are these changes...

TREE HUNTING – The journey from forest to home

The delightfully crisp pine smell of a freshly cut Christmas tree makes you roll back your eyes and peer into your nostalgic, magical memories...

SPEAK FREELY??? – Free speech, accidental underwear snaps and Gibraltar’s prolific...

The USA is hailed (or hails itself as) the “land of the free”, a beacon of democracy, and their president, the so-called leader of...

THE DEFINING EIGHT YEARS – Joseph Ernest Pilcher

Joseph Ernest Pilcher, 64, is the son of Richard and Alice Pilcher and has a younger brother, Clifford. His father, universally known as Pepe,...

ESPACE VS PORSCHE 911 – and how to operate a hearing...

My father is partially deaf. My father makes comments to my mother about other people. My father thinks they are “asides”, which only she...

THE CONSENSUS ON CONSENT – 50 Shades of Grey Areas

  Two Cents on Consent What the huge debate about  sexual consent tells us very clearly is that up until now, it was considered pretty irrelevant...

‘NO MEANS NO’ GROUP – Proactive approach to child abuse

From the moment we first hold our newborn in our arms, we make a vow to do our utmost to love and protect them....