Charlie Parton, diplomat in China – “The worst thing in life is to be bored”

On the 23rd March I had the absolute pleasure of meeting and interviewing Charlie Parton having listened to a talk about his current perspective on China and its rising global presence. Tap image for video: Having spent around 40 years as a diplomat in China, he is incredibly knowledgeable and was inspiring to speak to. … More Charlie Parton, diplomat in China – “The worst thing in life is to be bored”

Five Good Things to Come Out of the General Election 2017

  Recognition of successful ‘socialist’ policies used in Europe – for once, Labour’s manifesto is not being laughed at – policies such as taxing the richest in society, further investment in the NHS, nationalisation of industries such as rail, and handing London transport ownership to TFL. The policies successfully capture the centre ground and, as … More Five Good Things to Come Out of the General Election 2017