Category Archives: Current Affairs

The Austerity Ride: Draft Route Drawn Up

In a little over 10 days, James and I set off to cycle, what I’m now convinced will be, somewhat, over 900 miles in 7 days: I’m both excited and apprehensive at the prospect of covering such a distance. I … Continue reading

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The Austerity Ride: 2 weeks and counting…

I hinted at this coming up in my last posting but I didn’t want to steal the thunder away from what is also a great and tough charity event. On the 24th May I set off to cycle the length … Continue reading

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Milk Race

The Milk Race, 1993, Briton, Ben Luckwell (Team Raleigh Banana) steams to victory in Leicester at the end of a 165km stage in the English Midlands.

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Back in the Day

I found this print again the other day whilst having a rummage for something else. Given the current liking for digital effects filters such as Instagram and as of today, Twitter, offer and the superficial similarity with the way this … Continue reading

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Flaming Cuts

On Monday 3rd December, in Cardiff, protesters from Disabled People Against Cuts spelled out their message for International Day of People with Disability on the pavement, in front of the statue of NHS founder, Aneurin Bevan. Protesters claim that Atos … Continue reading

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In Memory and In Hope.

It’s 2012 and so much stigma still surrounds HIV/AIDS. It’s sad, completely unnecessary and most of all it gets in the way and leads to more tragedy. Sharon, pictured above, touched my heart. She was the first person I ever … Continue reading

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Gaza Protest – then and now

This image was made on 10th January 2009, but it could have so easily been today. Hyde Park was literally freezing cold that day and as the rally finished, press photographers were allowed up on stage; this was the rather … Continue reading

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