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.
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
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
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
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
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.