Section: UK

Stories of general interest to the whole of the UK

Poo In Our Rivers

Charlotte Mbali

Charlotte examines the problem of poo in our rivers and possible alternative strategies for mitigating flooding, such as using our rainwater.

Rethinking Refugees

Jon O'Connor

Folkestone CLP calls for a rethink on refugees. Constituency officer Abena made a powerful speech in support.

Poetry

Big Poetry Weekend

Nicholas Kerr

We present two poems, plus reference to one published earlier to celebrate the big poetry weekend, in the wake of National Poetry Day

Become a School Governor

Theresa Dickens
"Typical" school governors

What do you need to become a school governor? Theresa Dickens explores the topic for us, based on her own experience of becoming a governor.