I once had a rather odd conversation with a patient, which went something like this: "Tell me, Doc, how long have I got left?" "I can't really give you a very good answer to that." "Well, put it this way: Do you think I will last the Summer?" "Yes, I think there's a reasonably good … Continue reading How long have I got, Doc?
In the run-up to the recent EU elections I received a letter from my local MP, Ruth Cadbury, to her constituents. It included a survey (also available online) canvassing our views on knife crime, specifically whether any of us had been affected by it, what we thought the causes were and what should be done … Continue reading Five things to ask your electoral candidate
There is an apocryphal story about a London taxi driver talking about celebrity fares (as they do): "I had that Bertrand Russell in my cab the other day. I asked him 'So Bertie, what's it all about then?' and you know, he couldn't tell me." If that is true, then what hope for the rest … Continue reading What’s it all about, then?