Category: SECTORS OF SOCIETY

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.

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Healthcare In Italy

Ann Lawson Lucas

Ann Lawson Lucas gives a detailed account of healthcare in Italy, il Servizio Sanitario Nazionale. With photos by Simona Rizzardi.

French Fishing Boats Kept at Bay

Charlotte Lebon

For the next two weeks, the French authorities will discuss with the EU  representatives of the other 27 countries to see if a diplomatic solution can be found. But, if not, the fishing boss threatens actions will be taken against the British, not blocking the port, but stopping British goods.

Changing to Timber Homes

Glen Peters

So why would anyone commissioning new homes want to consider anything else given the climate emergency we face? Unfortunately, the industry suffers from misconceptions and a lethargy to change. The path to carbon zero must clear a few major barriers. These are some of them:

Reintroducing Wildcats In Kent

Georgina Mear

Rangers at Wildwood Trust, Herne Bay, are currently hard at work clearing the ground for the new breeding centre in Kent as part of a ground-breaking new project to establish the first wild population of the wildcat outside of Scotland in over 200 years.