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
Electioneering and Trainspotting.
Today was a strange day. The sun was shining. I took my politics away from the safe zone of peers, friends and the internet into the scariest arena of all, my home … Continue reading
Community resilience, sustainability and Water.
On the 19th and 20th April 2012, I attended an Event on ‘Community Resilience – Emerging Opportunities around sustainable Water Infrastructure’ as part of my new post as ‘Community Enabler’ with ‘the Kirkton … Continue reading
public meeting about Bypass
Further to my last blog about the Blocked road bypass situation, Monday 16th January saw a public meeting in Lochcarron to discuss the matter. There is traditionally a low turn … 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
Pepper spray meme
Following outrage of the Pepper spraying of UC Davis Students ( USA ) during an occupy movement sit in ( video here ). An internet meme has sprung up featuring the Lt Pike … 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
Riots in the highlands
( apologies for the hastiest cartoon ever! )