Category Archives: Crazy Government Databases

>Keeping Children Safe – an update and round up of reaction

>I wrote this piece the other day about the new requirements to register with the Independent Safeguarding Authority for anyone who volunteers with children’s groups. While this requirement to register for volunteers doesn’t yet apply in Scotland, it soon will. … Continue reading


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>Keeping my child safe – an over-anxious mum writes

> I remember the first time the responsibilities of parenthood knocked me for six. It was when the midwife came to my house for a late pregnancy check and to get me to do my birth plan. The poor woman … Continue reading

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>Vegetarians as Terror Suspects – has the world gone completely mad?

>My husband is one of the most peace loving, reasonable, moderate, kind and generally good people you could ever wish to meet. Yet the Government might well have him under suspicion for terrorist activities. Why? For some reason they have … Continue reading

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