Peterborough Musem

Located in a historic building Peterborough Museum has only been here since the 1940’s.  The permeant displays, especially the changing wildlife of Peterborough (including the discovery of dinosaur bones) and the changing lives of Peterborough People are fascinating. It includes a geology and Ice age section. However, when looking round it was to find the … More Peterborough Musem

Royal Voluntary Service – helping the elderly How do charities such as Royal Voluntary Service cope with an ageing population and changing health needs?

The Royal Voluntary Service was founded originally as the Woman’s Voluntary Service in 1938, to assist during and after Air Raids during World War two.  This included first aid and assisting evacuation and the billeting of children.  By 1943 they were also assisting those in the merchant Navy and other branches off the armed forces, … More Royal Voluntary Service – helping the elderly How do charities such as Royal Voluntary Service cope with an ageing population and changing health needs?

Edward Snowden may no longer be relevant

Amidst protest’s calling for David Camron’s resignation and the so called biggest data leak in history is Edward Snowden fading into the background? The Panama Papers has been called the biggest data leak in history. Its disclosures have wreaked havoc worldwide with information on public figures and their association with off shore companies and accounts … More Edward Snowden may no longer be relevant

The Vegan Cakery

With the Sugar tax announced in the budget, eating healthy is on the government agenda, but there are those that eating well isn’t just a lifestyle, it is a passion. The Vegan Cakery, founded in 2012, came about as a result of such a passion. Michelle, the founder of the Vegan Cakery,  was a vegetarian … More The Vegan Cakery

Healthy Living meals

Ready meals are quick and cheap alternative to cooking. And for students they are ideal, especially when they first move out on their own with little money. However, there are those in that situation and still want to eat healthy and with supermarkets now having a healthy living ready meals it does seem a step … More Healthy Living meals

Food

I got into a rather heated discussion about food, eating right and the cause of diabetes the  other day. Of cause people are born with diabetes, and people develop it even if they have a good diet. However the leading cause when you develop it later on in life is poor, unhealthy diet. I do … More Food

New Year

Predictably there was plenty of booze and food at mine this year, one friend mind you didn’t turn up, again predictably. So it was just me and my friend Rebecca a few drinks, music and a couple of bored games. About half eleven we were informed there were going to be fireworks in Cathedral square. … More New Year