Monthly Archives: June 2013

Deserving Of Charity Food? – Don’t Bank On It! Elizabethan Poor Law Again?

A furore arose last week in Hounslow, West London, with a story breaking over the fact that a food bank run by local tenants and other residents, in partnership with Hounslow Council, would not be issuing food to those “in … Continue reading

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We can make a difference – article published in the Gazette & Herald newspaper – May 2013

We are living in turbulent times. The conventional family unit is breaking down. Communities are breaking down. Neighbours are strangers to each other. Human nature has conditioned us to be blinkered. We wander around in a safe bubble and we … Continue reading

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