I Think Excellent Customer Service Is More Important Than Ever – Do You Agree?

Good customer service is very important to me - is it important to you? In fact during 2014, I made a point of praising anyone who gave me, or my family, excellent service and being very clear when service was not up to scratch. One mantra I've … [Read more...]

Grandparents inspired to take action after daughter-in-law’s traumatic pregnanc

This article was first published in January 2014 in the Wiltshire Gazette & Herald. Grandparents Bruce and Bev Bodio are on a mission to help expectant mums deal with difficult pregnancies. The couple, who live in Stockwood Road, Devizes, … [Read more...]

Fracking – is it on your radar yet? Coming to the south west in 2014….

This is an article which appeared in the Wiltshire Gazette & Herald on January 2 2014 and includes an interview with mum Becky Martin, a scientist by profession. As 2014 dawns, it could be a very important year for one campaigning mum from … [Read more...]

Tired Swindon dad spells out demands of being a father…

Now's the time to sleep? or is it?

Guest post from my Twitter friend @Ianaf72 or Ian Francis from Swindon - we had a little twitter chat about being tired and I challenged him to write a guest blog. Here it is! ‘Man was made at the end of the week’s work when God was … [Read more...]

Hope in the midst of horror – the killing of a soldier in Woolwich

Let's not let anger and fear make us blind to the good things.....

A young soldier is attacked and killed in full public view on our streets, seemingly by extremists intent on creating fear and panic among the population at large. An act of violence and abomination. A  terrible, terrible event for the family, … [Read more...]

What has Twitter done for you this week? Come on – share the pr love!

Twitter and social media outcomes

Today, I decided to talk about a week where social media has really started to show its power. I've been taking social media seriously now for the last two years, sometimes feeling as if I'm too embedded in a virtual environment - a bit like that … [Read more...]

Titanic – what does the story mean to you? Review my thoughts….

How much would you pay for a set of keys?...

Titanic! No not the film - I couldn't bear to watch it again - no, for me, it's the real story which is captivating me as the 100th anniversary of  the sinking looms. Through this wonderful job that I do, I've recently spoken to a man who's an … [Read more...]

Have you forgotten Meredith? It’s all about Miss Knox.

Let's not forget Meredith....

Social media world is buzzing tonight with the freeing of Amanda Knox, as an Italian appeal court quashes her conviction for killing Meredith Kercher, from London.   It's interesting as a UK resident to see the American reaction to this … [Read more...]

Hotel maid apparently not able to take on powerful money man

Reporting a rape or sexual assault can be a 'pig' of an ordeal....

You all know the case in America to which I am referring. A hotel maid claims that she is sexually assaulted by a high ranking person in the world of international finance. He denies forcing himself on her, she claims a crime was committed against … [Read more...]