Tag Archives: politics

Serving your community

Serving your community

With the General Election only a couple of months behind us, I am sure most of us are heartily sick of politics. But we cannot have life without politics, with a small p, and I was reminded of my days ...
Election debates beyond elections

Election debates beyond elections

The National Health Service, immigration, and the increase in the elderly retired population in the UK have been the main issues in this election. As someone who migrated to the UK, has worked in the ...
The Magna Carta and 800 years of democracy

The Magna Carta and 800 years of democracy

We have all heard of the Magna Carta and to most the old joke about where it was signed (on the bottom!) is the first fact that springs to mind.  This year sees the 800th anniversary of the signing (a ...
Vivat, Regina!

Vivat, Regina!

Robert Tanitch reviews The Audience at Apollo Theatre, London W1 The first actor to play Queen Elizabeth II on stage was Prunella Scales in Alan Bennett’s A Question of Attribution at the National The ...