Archive for December 15th, 2014

Beastrabban\'s Weblog

I’ve reblogged pieces here from charity workers, such as Foodbank Helper and others, who are at the sharp end of supplying food to the desperate victims of the Tories’ benefit cuts. Last night my parents heard from charity workers in Bristol about the massive growth in poverty and demand for food there. My parents had gone to the Christingle service at our local church. Amongst the carols and festive performances celebrating the coming of our Lord was a speaker from the Crisis Centre, a charity working in Stapleton Road.

Stapleton Road is in Bristol’s deprived inner city. It’s a multicultural area, which unfortunately has been plagued by poverty, prostitution, drugs and gun crime. A few years ago it was in the news because of a series of killings due to a turf war between different sets of drug gangs. It was stated on the local news that there was a…

View original post 233 more words


Read Full Post »

Barb-e Designs

Follow me as I weave along the way.


Academic HRM debates from a left perspective

Calderdale and Kirklees 999 Call for the NHS

It's our NHS - the profiteers, privatisers and austerity liars can jog on

Citizens, not serfs

Re-feudalisation of Western democracies

Clairesallotment's Blog

Sharing hints, tips and gardening triumphs!

Alliance blog

The Alliance for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Stop UK lies & corruption

Can you afford not to see what your leaders are up to?


Heal the past. Free the present. Bless the future.

The Silent Soldier

The Voice of Americas Forgotten Heroes, Our Veterans

#Breaking144 @Breaking144

' Important News & Views as they happen when they happen direct from our own Twitter site '


News, politics, insights, inside information from the left

Policy Press Blog

Publishing with a purpose

Stigma Machines

This is the personal website of Professor Imogen Tyler

SPeye Joe (Welfarewrites)

Joe Halewood writes about tenant and welfare wrongs


Tales from an author


Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease - Its Not a Death Sentence

Backstrap Weaving

My weaving , my indigenous teachers, my inspiration, tutorials and more........