Monthly Archives: February 2011

development or develop?

BBC  Radio 4 put  a great programme on tonight at 8.45pm, which at present you can’t listern again to, ‘Guerilla Urbanism Comes to Town’.  David Goldblatt argues that current models of urban redevelopment are broken, and need replacing. He argues that big developers … Continue reading

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Call 111?

Last week it was announced that aanyone wanting to book an appointment would first have to contact NHS Direct by dialing 111, which is being rolled-out as the new non-emergency medical number. Call centre staff would then make their booking … Continue reading

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Today I can announce……

Have you noticed how often you hear a government Minister or politician or MP starting a radio or TV broadcast with the words’ Today I can announce…’ It is a phase that I was only too familiar with when I … Continue reading

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