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  • Age of Insecurity: green shoots at home and abroad

    Age of Insecurity: green shoots at home and abroad

    21st October 2016

    So much has happened since our last issue that it’s hard to know where to start….

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  • Age of insecurity: will the Great Result make much difference?

    Age of insecurity: will the Great Result make much difference?

    7th July 2016

    I’ve never felt that my general title for my ramblings was so appropriate. Insecurity is the…

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  • Age of insecurity: riding the bumps through life

    Age of insecurity: riding the bumps through life

    5th May 2016

    A number of people of my generation have told me that they often feel lonely. There…

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  • Second skiff takes to the waves

    Second skiff takes to the waves

    5th May 2016

    A new skiff, Coquet Venture, has been built by volunteers in Amble, as a sister ship…

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  • 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…

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  • 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…

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  • 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…

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  • 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,…

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  • 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….

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  • 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…

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