Inspired? I need you.

The best thing I’ve ever done  is to organize Christmas Dinners for Care Leavers between the ages of 16 and 30. This year I’ve created a HOW TO GUIDE which you can DOWNLOAD HERE. Itl shows how Read more [...]

Deliverance on BBC Radio 3

Deliverance is the title of our brand new documentary about women. It'll be broadcast on  on BBC radio 3 - Feb 28th. This is how it came about. Some years ago the artist  Kate Daudy captivated me Read more [...]

The Lemn Sissay Phd Scholarship for Care Leavers.

The University of Huddersfield recognises the particular challenges young care leavers face in accessing higher education and is the only University in the country to provide a PhD scholarship specifically Read more [...]

How Christmas Dinner 2013 was organised.

All details of how the team organised The Christmas Dinner 2013 for care leavers are within this blog.  Sally and The Tope Project who did a Christmas Dinner in London in  2012 inspired me to instigate Read more [...]

Disappearing Files Abuse.

The scandal tearing through Britain about missing home office files on alleged child abuse rankles. It's happening to me.  Now NSPCC wants to make covering up chlid abuse,  by hiding files,  a crime.   Read more [...]

Christmas Day Thanks to You Videos

AFTER CHRISTMAS DINNER BEFORE CHRISTMAS DINNER Read more [...]

Christmas Eve Photo Story part 1. #TCD2013

Christmas Eve started at 8.30am on Alan Beswick's  show. .                                                                                                                                                    Read more [...]

Organising the The Christmas dinner since 8.30am #TCD2013

Beautiful interview this morning at a secret location about The Christmas Dinner for Allan Beswick on BBC Radio Manchester at 8.30am thanks to Michelle and the radio car. Read more [...]

The Past The Present & The Gift: Mary Anne Hobbs #TCD2013

It's 5am Christmas Eve.  I'm staying  in the Northern Quarter in Manchester  for The Chrsitmas Dinner.  Throughout today I’ll share different aspects, different elements,  to  The Christmas Dinner. Read more [...]