I find myself hesitating. Not because this isn’t an extremely important topic, but perhaps because it has already been spoken… Read more WE HAVE THE EQUALITY ACT, DOES THAT MEAN WE HAVE LGBT+ INCLUSION?
Today my blog post isn’t exactly upbeat – in fact it’s not even close. However, it is something we must… Read more WE ALL HAVE THE POWER TO POSITIVELY CHANGE HEARTS & MINDS – IT’S TIME WE ALL STARTED USING OUR POWER FOR GOOD
Last Thursday, I went to see Sadna, my beautician who has been waxing me every 5 weeks for almost three… Read more WHY LGBT+ INCLUSION IN PRIMARY SCHOOLS IS IMPORTANT: A PERSONAL PERSPECTIVE
What do you first think of when someone says ‘pride’? Maybe you think of feeling good about something you have… Read more PRIDES WILL ALWAYS HAVE A PLACE IN OUR SOCIETY BUT ARE THEY JUST FOR LGBT+ PEOPLE?
This week I had the absolute privilege of attending a college in Leicester to work with some of their students… Read more LGBT+ STUDENT GROUPS – EMPOWERMENT WITH A TINGE OF SADNESS
International Women’s Day (IWD) is billed as a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.… Read more INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2019 – WE MUST CELEBRATE & RECOGNISE TRANS WOMEN & NON-BINARY TRANS WOMEN TOO
Another day another programme about trans kids. This time from the team at BBC Panorama; I couldn’t help but feel… Read more BBC PANORAMA’S ‘TRANS KIDS: WHY MEDICINE MATTERS’ – AN EXTENDED REVIEW
I must start this blog with a bit of a confession. Vinnie Heaven – writer and performer of ‘She’s a… Read more ‘SHE’S A GOOD BOY’: A BRUTALLY & INTELLIGENTLY HONEST & EDUCATIONAL SHOW NOT TO BE MISSED
This week I had the opportunity to guest lecture for first year midwifery students at De Montfort University (DMU). When… Read more MORE LGBT+ PEOPLE ARE HAVING BABIES THAN EVER BEFORE & ITS VITAL THAT WE MEET THEIR NEEDS
“Aren’t things so much better for LGBT+ people?” is a question I regularly get asked. And I suppose how I… Read more IGNORANCE VS HATE – A NEW PROFESSIONAL CHALLENGE
As someone who’s experience of sex and relationship education (SRE) was poor at best, I was delighted when it came… Read more RELATIONSHIP EDUCATION IN PRIMARY SCHOOL SHOULD ALSO BE ABOUT HAVING A POSITIVE RELATIONSHIP WITH YOURSELF