In the midst of the euphoria of Britpop, the lyric that sticks with me comes in Blur’s ‘Country House’ where Damon Albarn declared that he was... More


You might not expect contemplative spiritual exercises to be the lasting legacy of a 16th century Spanish knight, but Ignatius of Loyola was... More


This time of year brings about worries and stress like no other, no it’s not the impending A-level or GCSE examinations, nor is it the anxious... More


Laura Haddow on the trials of a Youth Leader...It’s Friday night and 17 young people, 5 leaders, a bundle of luggage and what could be described... More


Laura Haddow I’d always pictured my gap year to be more along the lines of exploring the jungles of Borneo, inter railing around central Europe... More


Laura Haddow reflects on the gift of memory. A priceless eclectic collage, predominantly of my teenage years, complete with plenty of bad hair... More


So by now you’ve probably had enough of hearing about new years resolutions and fresh starts (or lack of – see Martin’s blog post for that).... More


Martin Saunders looks forward to an amazing 2011...Happy New Year and welcome back to your office, school, club or [insert workplace here]. Hopefully... More


I daydream - a lot, says Laura Haddow...In fact sometimes it’s a bit worrying. As in I can find myself half way on the drive into work, and have... More

I haven't blogged since Youthwork the Conference back in November, and I put that down to SO much happening. As you're reading this you may (if... More