Imagine 2030 with Sightsavers

Having worked for Sightsavers for a year and really enjoyed my time there, I've continued to be a supporter and was happy to be asked to help raise awareness of its Imagine 2030 campaign. For anyone who hasn't heard of Sightsavers, it's an International NGO which works in more than 30 countries to eliminate avoidable blindness - there ...

I must be MAD…

I've come to a realisation of late. I'm too English for my own good at times.  I've always been an "after you" sort, but have missed out on the last piece of cake in the office more than once and held doors open for countless oblivious people too many times and have therefore decided to ...

A little bit of good news…

Today started horrendously. Thanks to a large part of the electorate apparently forgetting all the bad things that have happened during the last five years and voting for the selfish bastards who look after themselves and nobody else, we're in for another five years of misery at the hands of the Tories. I despair. Angry as I am ...

VAX Big Spring Clean

I've never really understood what drives us to undertake an annual spring clean as opposed to doing so regularly throughout the year, but it's something I'm definitely guilty of. Maybe it's something to do with the sudden onslaught of sunlight through our windows exposing all the dust which shames me into action. Whatever the reason, it can be a ...

Cat burglar

Cat in the act. Sorry... You know those maps that show you how many crimes have been committed on your street? Well there's probably a ruddy big dot on the precise location of our house on the one of our road, thanks to a stealthy criminal who has been purloining our possessions on a daily basis. Yes, we ...