Been up to much?

Been up to much?

    It’s been a busy few days up here both personally & politically. I’ve spent the last two days either wielding a paintbrush or gardening whilst desperately trying to keep up with the news – it’s hard being a politics junkie and having a life at the...
Demystifying Migration

Demystifying Migration

As a journalist, I find strength and security in the reassuring power and influence of the written and spoken word. In the words of Seamus Heaney: “Between my finger and my thumb The squat pen rests: snug as a gun.” But at a time of Muslim bans, Brexit, and...