Cure the NHS: a game changer?

Cure the NHS: a game changer?

Cure the NHS: Just the start of the healing process. A series about Julie Bailey, CBE The Francis Inquiry into the regulatory system within the NHS took place after a long  campaign by Julie Bailey and her dedicated team at CureTheNHS. The inquiry acknowledged the “appalling suffering” of patients at Stafford Hospital and made 290 recommendations […]

Read More

Good from bad: Julie Bailey and her quest for the truth

Good from bad: Julie Bailey and her quest for the truth

Julie Bailey was catapulted into campaigning after the death of her mother in Stafford Hospital. After her mother’s traumatic death in an NHS ward in Stafford Hospital in November 2007, Julie Bailey made a complaint to the Health Authority. She was not satisfied with the response. She was told it was “an isolated case”, that […]

Read More

Zandra Rhodes in London

Zandra Rhodes in London

An interview with leading fashion designer Zandra Rhodes. We meet Zandra Rhodes in her fabulous London penthouse, an oasis of colour nestled a stone’s throw from The Shard and atop of her self-founded London Fashion and Textile Museum. More than 50 years into her illustrious career, the fuchsia-haired veteran designer Zandra Rhodes is as busy […]

Read More

A memo on being mixed race

A memo on being mixed race

I recently read an article on a fellow mixed race girl’s experiences Coming Out as Biracial. It was a great article, and much appreciated. She looks different from me, despite also being half-white, half-black, which sort of puts us in the same ethnic group while our races still remain divided. Being abroad, I find that my […]

Read More