On her ninety-second birthday, my mother shared a story about her love and engagement to a Colour Sergeant in the Argyll Sutherland Highlanders. She left Elmstead Market, near Colchester, and travelled to Glasgow three times to meet her prospective mother-in-law. However, there is a sad ending to her narrative. Read more →

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With military precision and gravitas, the duty officer is delivering a briefing with stunning clarity on what to expect during the investiture. Surprise murmuring breaks out while announcing the future King of England is presenting the honours. I take it, smiling, enjoying the moment. How have I managed this? Read more →

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I am growing safely in my young mother's womb, the pulsating boom, boom, boom, boom of gushing arteries nurturing me, the firstborn is now ready for redemption. Outside a nurse's hand is holding the gasping, screaming, labouring, and writhing body. I am starting my life's journey. Read more →

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n a time where radical manifestos are simply not credible, there is a need to, “Stop giving equal time to lies.” A great principle for 2020 states Gavin Esler. Creating informing minds needs your attention to thrive. Experimenting, playing with, and integrating language by using audio, printed, and visual media in the spirit of Bertolt Brecht’s pedagogy helps in creating reflective, thoughtful audience responses in stopping megaphone bullying and fake new. Read more →

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Exploring new thinking surfacing free from tyranny by questioning threatening beliefs. Listen to the chimes of freedom. Do not raise your voice. Stop megaphone bullying with vindictive symbols of hate. Ignorance needs education. Peacefully thriving in harmony by loving, using rationality in freeing minds. Exposing false narratives and winning. Now creating stronger communities. Read more →

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Families thrive and exist throughout the world in contrasting communities, cultures, and societies. In the ideal world, the glue that holds it together is based upon trust support, affection, intimacy, and support. The concept of family refers to a group who are related by emotional, strong psychological, adoptive, sexual, or biological bonds. From the birth of siblings and in the early years the family is the primary object of individuals orientation. Read more →

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For some considerable time since urbanisation, the impact of work, careers, and jobs, lifestyle have disturbed and disrupted the concept of family. Roles and responsibilities have become more fluid. Yet, the nuclear family and through blood ties, the extended family still has significance. Do you benefit from or support relations?  Are blood ties, across families important?  Read more →

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New media learning resources for Citizenship, Careers Education, PSE, Early Years and Personal and Social Education using key skills. Specialist Internet sites, e-Bulletins and updates support all compact discs. Read more →

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Assembly and Circle Time  - Free SMSC PSHE Lesson Plans and Scheme of WorkAssembly Concept and Theme: MeStart with the learner’s immediate needs and the environment. Present, discuss and highlight the importance of the family, the home, friendship, care, love, warmth and kindness to others, personal likes and dislikes in food, clothes and eventsFree Lesson Plans and Scheme of Work Read more →

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Bendrigg Trust specialises in delivering high quality courses for disabled and disadvantaged people. We aim to promote inclusion, encourage independence and build self-confidence through the safe provision of adventurous activities. Read more →

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