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Dark days

On that day in September 2001 I never expected that 16 years later I would be in the position of having to respond to a terrorist attack on my home city. Continue reading

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Forever in your thoughts

PR and communication is more than the stereotype of spin or champagne drinking parties. Continue reading

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Why they were the hardest words

I have made it past my 10th anniversary of blogging and have no plans to stop any time soon. During the week I have marked the moment by picking my 10 stand out blogs from the past decade. Today (Sunday … Continue reading

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Unacceptable

I saw Reading trending on Twitter last night and like a lot of other people wanted to check out what was going on. I had switched the TV over to Sky News but nothing was being said. Then the basic … Continue reading

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A poppy and a moment of reflection

Remembrance Sunday has featured strongly in my life from a very young age. I remember church services that we went to when at primary school and also I was once at my grandparents and saw the impact on them of … Continue reading

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Shocking, but light will shine through

I feel that today I have to reflect on the terrible events of the last 24 hours and the horror that arrived to the streets in Nice. My thoughts are with all those that are affected, their families, friends and … Continue reading

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Love will conquer

There is only one subject I feel I can and should blog about tonight and that is the importance of love not fear. The events in Orlando have been shocking and my heart goes out to all those affected whether … Continue reading

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