Archive | September, 2009

Disability Hate Crime

Todays news included the following link http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/leicestershire/8272794.stm The legal side of disability is not my strong point so I do not want to comment so strongly in an area I have less knowledge on. Despite this it is too strong a story to ignore. Overall I invite comments to the simple question of whether this […]

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Fabian society: Manchester

Just want to thank my good friend Graham Witham for mentioning martynsibley.com on the Manchester Fabian society website. He linked my “political rant” blog.  Graham is a political guru of many proportions both with his policy work at one of the large childrens charities, and also in his spare time for the Labour party. He […]

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Political Rant

I had a much needed lie in today after 2 weeks of early, busy starts. I then managed to catch up with email, read the news and catch up on my book. Had a grand afternoon with the family. wandered around clissold park in Stoke Newington and then had some red wine and greek food. […]

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Training Day

I want to press some bigger points around disability and today I certainly did. I did something I have never before, more to come… I also want to maintain the familiarity of my blogs and randomness I get up to. Hence I have introduced you to Shaz from work (Bhav, her counterpart will appear soon […]

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Germany Trip

Well another successful trip away. It sounds terrible but it really is so great when transportation goes well with the wheelchair. As always the blog shows the personal side to the trip, the flickr album shows the sites we saw and the video shows the people and hilarity. Needless to say we had a great […]

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Howzat!!!

Well another busy period since I last checked in from Brighton. Work was very busy as I am off this week, so was getting things tied up. Saturday I thoroughly enjoyed the cricket despite the absolute thrashing England received. The video shows the day. Saturday night I had Shaz and Bhav over for food and […]

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