Blogs

  • Age of insecurity: should I give up my coal fire?

    Age of insecurity: should I give up my coal fire?

    3rd March 2016

    The beginning of a new year is supposed to be the time to take stock. But…

    Read More
  • Puffin disaster looming

    Puffin disaster looming

    10th December 2015

    Bad news for Europe’s Atlantic Puffin population was announced recently, with this iconic seabird being added…

    Read More
  • Age of insecurity : impending doom

    Age of insecurity : impending doom

    10th December 2015

    Are we really living in an age of distraction? Throughout history, people have claimed that young…

    Read More
  • Captain Coquet’s Corner: European funding for Coquet Island

    Captain Coquet’s Corner: European funding for Coquet Island

    14th October 2015

    Funding has been secured for the RSPB’s work on Coquet Island from the European LIFE fund,…

    Read More
  • Age of Insecurity: questioning the motives of others

    Age of Insecurity: questioning the motives of others

    14th October 2015

    A recent meeting with an enthusiastic young lady on Queen Street made me think of trust….

    Read More
  • Captain Coquet’s Corner: Roseate Tern City

    Captain Coquet’s Corner: Roseate Tern City

    13th August 2015

    Coquet Island becomes Roseate Tern City The 2015 season on Coquet Island has seen fabulous numbers…

    Read More
  • Age of insecurity: Society is all of us

    Age of insecurity: Society is all of us

    13th August 2015

    Sensory bombardment isn’t an easy thing to handle. So many changes have taken place recently, both…

    Read More
  • Age of Insecurity: too much negativity

    Age of Insecurity: too much negativity

    14th July 2015

    Health is the basis of an active life, but nobody beats the years. I’ll admit to…

    Read More
  • Age of insecurity: Robots taking our jobs

    Age of insecurity: Robots taking our jobs

    8th May 2015

    A conversation with a very able and experienced primary school teacher got me thinking about schools…

    Read More
  • Age of insecurity: Help one another

    Age of insecurity: Help one another

    2nd April 2015

    Many years ago I asked my younger daughter, then at primary school, what she thought about…

    Read More