Health & Wellbeing

Birds keepers urged to remain vigilant after first case of bird flu transmission to people

Following the first confirmed case of bird flu in a human, in the south west of England, the UK…

Meditations in nature: the delights of a winter walk

After days of grey, the winter blue sky and icy air call me outside for a day’s walking. My…

These Magnificent Men and Their Life-Saving Machines

Vintage car enthusiast, Paul Fahie,  took to the road in his favourite vintage 1926 Morris Cowley to thank Blood…

Katrina’s Fitness Drive To Say Thank You

A grandmother is raising money for RiversMeet in Gillingham after three staff members saved her husband’s life when he…

Cancer trust marks boost to fundraising

Ducks and Drakes Cancer Trust has announced a fundraising partnership with agricultural firm CJ Cox – with £100 from…

Pip Pip hooray! Skincare ladies land top store deal

By Miranda Robertson A Tarrant Monkton woman who launched a gorgeous natural skincare range after years of suffering with rosacea…

Hardy cyclists brave thunder and rain

With big smiles and high spirits, hundreds of soggy cyclists braved the monsoons and pushed through the gruelling 55-mile…

Rights and responsibilities of covid pass

I’ve been doing and supervising hundreds of vaccinations in London and Wiltshire.
 As we anticipate something approaching normality with venues…

Knowledge and education can be our best defence

I was saddened by the news of Prince Phillip’s passing. A good innings in every respect and a life…

What’s the main problem people present with in therapy?

As a mental health professional and psychotherapist, I’m often asked the above question. Stress, depression including bi-polar, behavioural disorders,…