Hacksaw Ridge & The General Pharmaceutical Council

Society has much to learn from Mel Gibson’s inspiring masterpiece which explores the themes of life, death, service, courage and integrity, whilst shedding a whole new light on the principle of conscientious objection. Hacksaw Ridge recounts the true story of US Army medic, Desmond Doss (Andrew Garfield) and his heroism in the bloody battle at… Read more »

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“An amazing day!”

I had the pleasure of recently delivering four talks on the topic of Abortion to a school that had never had a Life Speaker in before. I spoke to pupils in Years 9, 10 and 11 (13-16 years old). The teacher let me know afterwards that the talk was very useful and very appropriate, and… Read more »

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Assisted Suicide would mean death for this country and its most vulnerable members

Baroness Meacher is on the move again.   The peer, who is also Chair of the organisation ‘Dignity in Dying’, recently put forward the parliamentary question: “To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they have any plans to legalise assisted dying for terminally ill capacitous adults, with appropriate safeguards.”     The succinct reply included the… Read more »

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