Pompey’s favourite party political podcast returns with hosts Ian ‘Tiny’ Morris and Simon Sansbury. In this week’s episode, our intrepid hosts – working from their respective homes, in the interests of self-isolation and social distancing – invite Cllr Suzy Horton, PCC Cabinet Member for Education, on the show. Suzy talks about the challenges of the last week, how teachers and students are responding to the unprecedented closure of schools, the cancellation of GCSE and A level examinations, and potentially ending the school year early.
Local parent, researcher and writer, Maddie Wallace, continues her daily diary describing the experience of self-isolating with her children in Southsea. It’s Day 9, and the household is adjusting to a new rhythm – but is [… read more ]
Dianna Djokey is a young migrant woman living and working in Portsmouth. So much of the current election campaign is based on discussions about people like Dianna, but her story and her experiences as a [… read more ]
Local parent, researcher and writer, Maddie Wallace, continues her daily diary describing the experience first, of self-isolating, and now of being in lockdown with her children in Southsea. It’s day 31, after the meltdown on Tuesday, [… read more ]