Fire Fighter Art
I was a retained fire Fighter on the retained duty system for 12 years. These Paintings are inspired by this work. click on small picture to see a larger image.
STUC annual congress 2012
By complete co-incidence I happened to have a meeting at Eden Court about Hi-Ex the same day that the STUC annual Congress was on- which was handy! Always lovely to see now … Continue reading
Soup and Solidarity.
The 30th November was a national Strike day for many of the UK’s public sector unions. Workers who are the back bone of this country have been vilified by the press and … Continue reading
Womens STUC conference 2011
The Fire brigades Union Scottish women’s committee delegation to the 84th Womens Scottish Trades Union Congress Conference. This was my second conference and was as ever an inspiring & stimulating event. It can be … Continue reading
Glasgow march against cuts 1st Oct
I do try to keep this blog for Art mostly, and save the politics and opinions for facebook and so forth, However, the problem with this is Art is all … Continue reading
public sector cuts?
Here is a bit of art work I’ve done this week for some of my colleagues are who’s area Fire brigade have basically run out of money. Its just not … Continue reading
a gorgeous spring weekend spent at Wortley hall near Sheffield with the FBU womens school.
2011 finally gets moving
At last things have started up again after the long long snowy winter. I seem to have been in suspended animation or trying to run in slow motion for two … Continue reading