‘AI’ deliver Disability Awareness and Person Centred Planning Training

It was a great pleasure to work with the team from Bolton Shared Care, delivering training on disability awareness and person centred planning. I hope they found my lived experience of disability both constructive and productive. I certainly enjoyed hearing their thoughts and opinions and feel I also learned a lot. A big shout out […]

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Sales of the Sarah Jane Smith:Roving Reporter book (https://penciltippublishing.wordpress.com/) have raised nearly $2000 (Canadian dollars) in support of the British Columbia Cancer Foundation. Having lost close family and dear friends to cancer, I am delighted to have been able to contribute to this endeavour. Thank you to anyone who purchased a copy of the book […]

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Brewing Things With AFC Masters

I was privileged to be part of the AFC Masters podcast on Monday 19th July and I very much enjoyed taking part. Thank you so much for inviting me. AFC Masters is a football club for children and adults with a disability, based in Bolton, Greater Manchester. The club provides opportunities for any individual who […]

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Back in Whotopia!

The Doctor Who magazine, Whotopia, is back with Issue 37. I am incredibly pleased to say I have two articles published in this issue. You can read it here, http://www.whotopia.ca/. The first of my articles, is, very aptly called, ‘AIDAN MATEAR DELVES INTO THE TENTH DOCTOR’S COMPANIONS WHO WERE CALLED THE CHILDREN OF TIME’ (see […]

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National Carers’ Week 2021

National Carers’ Week is all about making caring visible and valued. I would like to take the opportunity to say thank you to all the people who have been involved in my care, all of my life. Not many people know how difficult caring can be. Unpaid carers face huge challenges and these challenges have […]

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