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Interim Fire Commissioner Dany Cotton takes charge

Interim Fire Commissioner Dany Cotton takes charge

London’s new interim Fire Commissioner Dany Cotton took up her post from 1st January, becoming the first woman appointed to the role in London Fire Brigade’s 151 year history. Commissioner Cotton, who was previously the Brigade’s Director of Safety and Assurance, took over from Ron Dobson who left the Brigade at the end of 2016 […]

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Celebrating Working Women

Kronos and Xplane created this video in honor of International Women’s Day (March 8, 2012). The purpose of this video is to provide viewers with a look at several interesting facts and statistics about the changes and developments that have impacted women in the workforce.

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Not Hiding: Sue Sanders

Since 2005, February has served as LGBT History Month, an initiative (and now institution) launched by Schools OUT, the charity […]

Roxxxan: “I’m Not Backing Down”

Hailing from Birmingham, at the age of 20 Roxxxan took up an internship for a record label in London after […]

Out of the Closet: An Interview with Jude Adams

“I was a closeted singer,” states 58-year-old Jude Adams. As a child and teenager, she says, she knew she could […]

An International Haven: Graces Cricket Club

Sam Bennett   “Pretty good” is the term Chris Sherwood applies to Graces Cricket Club’s latest season. It’s not been a […]

Bianca Del Rio: “Anything is possible in America”

Sam Bennett    “Your stand-up routines are quite confrontational,” I point out to Roy Haylock, more famous as Bianca Del Rio. […]

Wales’ number one panto, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, sees record sales ahead of opening performances!

Cardiff’s New Theatre, home to Wales’ number one family pantomime Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, has already exceeded record […]