charities

Reflections

On 18th February I am going into hospital, for elective surgery. That means, in short hand, surgery I have chosen to have. Who knew I would ever do that? I have a lot of...

11 Lockdown Lessons

I have been very quiet on here, and some of that has been because I was really really busy for the first few months of the year. Literally praying for a quieter week. [note...

12 Days of Diverse Christmas #11

I am delighted to welcome one of our clients to the blog, Steve Vincent joined West Midlands Fire Service in 1990 and has worked at a number of stations in a variety of roles.  In his...

12 Diverse Days of Christmas #3

Sarah Wait is an amazing woman who I have had the privilege to know for more than 15 years. I even woke her up at 07:45 on Christmas Eve, this year, to help me,...

12 Diverse Days of Christmas #Two

Today’s blog on Boxing Day comes from Melissa Lawrence, the CEO of The Taylor Bennett Foundation, of which I am chair. The Taylor Bennett Foundation is a charity that exists to increase ethnic diversity...

12 Diverse Days of Christmas #one

A few years ago, we published a 12 Days of Christmas blog and it was really popular, so this year we are back. Day one is me, Sarah Pinch, the MD of Pinch Point...

26.2 dreams

On 13th September I went to my friend Malcolm’s funeral. it was a gloriously sunny day and I should have been going to his wedding. He was just over 50 and died far too...

100 miles, almost £2k and the best smile ever

On Sunday I undertook the biggest physical challenge of my life. I took part in The Prudential Ride London 100 miles. I did it for a very special young man, son of my inspirational...

Cycling and me….

I loved my bike. She is expensive and goes by the name Stallion (I believe she may be gender fluid in that regard). She is fast and turquoise and we have cycled 46 miles...

The Marathonette Therapy Run

On Sunday I am running a half marathon. One of my running tribe has renamed this the marathonette. It’s not half anything, it is a bl**dy race, all of its own. It is after...

By date

By category