Lived experience of mental health problems is an asset – not a liability

Does having a mental health problem make you less qualified for a job? Of course not. But sadly, some people still hold this belief. When I was working for Time to Change over the summer last year, I interviewed so many people who had experienced bullying and discrimination as a result of disclosing their mental … Continue reading Lived experience of mental health problems is an asset – not a liability

Brexit places British panto tradition on a global stage

Parliament Panto is being broadcast live to the world in a bid to promote 'British-ness' as the Brexit countdown ticks on. Embracing all the traditional British pantomime elements, Parliament Panto has delighted international viewers around the world. However, UK audiences have been protesting in outrage and reviewers quick to criticise. Theatre critic, Linus Blowhorn said: … Continue reading Brexit places British panto tradition on a global stage