Highgate Library Children’s Corner – ‘Hands Clean , that’s the only password….’


At a recent Friends of Highgate Library meeting I was struck by how the FoHL had transformed and revitalised the Children’s Corner. Here is a brilliant Pathe film of the Children’s Corner as it was.


Highgate Labour Party – Winning in 2014


Last night I was selected as Labour candidate for Highgate in the 2014 election. I will be standing alongside our two excellent councillors, Valerie Leach and Sally Gimson.

I am delighted to be given the opportunity to work for a Labour win in Highgate ward and I want to thank members for their support last night.

Over the next eleven months I will be working hard to get the Labour message out in Highgate.

In the meantime I will use this site to post updates on the campaign.

Lawyers’ message to government over legal aid reforms: ‘Save UK justice’



A black hole in funding for legal aid will lead to more miscarriages of justice and a system where solicitors are selected on “price not quality”…