‘Speaking truth to power’

This week’s BMJ begins with the Editor’s perspective of the importance of ‘speaking truth to power’. This can be read in full here [and copied below]. It may always be … Continue reading ‘Speaking truth to power’


These are the words of Richard Holloway from his book ‘Stories We Tell Ourselves’. The background image is of one of the control panels at Ardeer Power Station. I visited … Continue reading MAIN STEAM

“It is hard to imagine”?

The Prime Minister’s adviser on ministerial standards, Sir Alex Allan, resigned at the end of last week: This was after the Prime Minister continued to express his full confidence in the … Continue reading “It is hard to imagine”?

L. N. E. R. excursions

side by side on an old newspaper page.