Category Archives: Youth Issues

It is vital that the Government opens up discussions with XR


Unless the Government begins to hold discussions with the various groups involved in Extinction Rebellion, the apparent action of Priti Patel to agree to allow section 14 of the Public Order Act 1986 being used to prevent the protests to … Continue reading

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We need a connection between Businesses and Policy makers


At the end of the week I had the opportunity to meet up with some other businesses in East Sussex that have a few common threads under the heading of “Scale up East Sussex”. One of the threads is that … Continue reading

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This week in Brighton and Hove is a significant one!


This week in Brighton and Hove is always very memorable for a range of reasons, one of which is the beginning of a new academic year at both of our Universities. The same is true in other parts of Sussex … Continue reading

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The vital need to educate adults about childrens campaigns


Anyone who is arguing that children are being abused needs to be carefully responded to, and so my blog this morning is an attempt to help reassure Douglas McWilliams and indeed Konstanin Kisin that in fact there is no concern … Continue reading

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We need an improved set of media rules


A week ago on last Thursday Boris Johnson travelled to West Yorkshire to speak about the extra  funds he proposes to supply to enable Police Services to replace a significant number of police officer roles that were terminated by his … Continue reading

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Boris (Boaty McBoatface) Johnson has a great deal to learn from Peterloo


Three days ago we all had a chance to acknowledge the Bicentenary of the Peterloo massacre which took place when ordinary people in a vital part of our nation went onto the streets of Manchester to demand that their voices … Continue reading

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Lets protect these rich and politically mature men from themselves


This tweet appears to say it all. An apparently sweet and innocent MEP called Roger Helmer is defending another individual who as it happens is politically high profile and even more wealthy and powerful as a business man than Roger, … Continue reading

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