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Will today’s Brexit ruling really change anything?

Today, in a landmark decision, the High Court ruled that parliament must vote to trigger Article 50. Our MPs will have to vote to decide when to start the Brexit process, or […]

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Be kind to each other – now more than ever.

The morning after last year’s general election, I sat on the sofa with my son and cuddled him close. For the first time since he was born in 2007 I felt genuine […]

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Why are we still talking about Theresa May’s shoes?

So once again women are being told what to wear. Prime Minister Theresa May has been encouraged to stop wearing her leopard-print kitten heels to help promote women’s rights. Yes, you did […]

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This poppy protest is an empty gesture

In case you’ve missed it, there is a hoo-hah about football players wearing poppies when England meet Scotland in a World Cup qualifier next Friday – which also happens to be Armistice […]

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US Election: Clinton v Trump or Woman v Man?

I’m feeling nervous. Today America votes for their new president and I’m walking around with a my stomach clenched with unease. It’s similar to the feeling I had on the day of […]

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Does the US election result feel like déjà vu to you?

So here we go again. Back in June my husband brought me a cup of tea in bed (I know, I’m always grateful!) along with the news that Britain had voted to […]

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