Family

Mother’s Day 2017

It has been a hell of a busy w/e. On Friday, our debut Dub EP was released on major stores as a download. There are a few teething problems with the Beatport version but I have been assured by State51 Conspiracy that things are going to run smoothly from now on and it should be up there in a bit. I had a lot of fun making the EP and we are well underway for…

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Activism

Letter #10

I rely on the NHS — I make no bold claim otherwise. Without NHS health care I would be dead. Because of the long-term effects of my battle with health, I would not qualify for health insura nce. So, once again, I felt moved to write to Andrew Jones MP. I intend to write a letter a week to Andrew Jones from now on — the Conservative administration is elected but I know of people who have died directly…

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Activism

Letter #11

Now then, this is a matter I am fuming about — I have signed numerous petitions and called on respective MP’s (when in Northumberland and East Yorkshire — China … let’s say I wasn’t represented). The fact that our nation’s policy makers are in-debted to the factions that they may have to legislate against is a no-brainer: ‘McDonalds Healthcare’ & ‘Monsanto Bottled Water’, ’Murdoch News” … (naw wait!) could all be a reality unless these measures are curbed. Dear…

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Activism

Letter #9

Dear Andrew Jones MP, The Leave Campaign promised that Brexit would not mean stripping EU citizens of their rights — and polling shows the British public overwhelmingly agrees. Yet still the Government refuses to reassure EU citizens as to their rights to remain in the UK. There may not be much that opposing sides of the Brexit debate agree on, but this issue has inspired support across political lines. Last week in an amendment to the Brexit…

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Creativity Review (Of Sorts)

1st Harrogate Film Festival: A Local’s Response

I have had quite a fun filled weekend, what with my Dad’s birthday meal (Happy Birthday Dad) and the recording of my radio show – however, what I want to blog about this post is the first installment of Harrogate International Film Festival. 1st Harrogate Film Festival: A Local’s Response :: At the time of going on sale, Harrogate International Film Festival had over 708 submissions from 56 countries worldwide across six competitions – as a…

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