International Day of the Disappeared

THE International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) marked the International Day of the Disappeared in an exhibition held at Blackburn’s Open pop-up arts venue from Saturday August 30 for two days. Members of the British Red Cross’ North West branch collaborated … Continue reading

Sipping wine on a Thursday afternoon…

It’s 2.53pm and I’m sat at Bolton Market in their newly refurbished food court with a small glass of Rose. I can hear you wincing.
I know, my fellow Boltonians, you are cringing at what I have just so openly divulged.
You might picture me in a dingy boozer surrounded by old men who have been unemployed since their paper boy days, aged 15.
You would, of course, be mistaken.
There has been a wave of renovation here.

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