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 17 and Maddie is negotiating anxiety, the endless patience required for parenting, and [… read more ]
Pompey’s favourite party political podcast returns with hosts Ian ‘Tiny’ Morris and Simon Sansbury. In this week’s episode, Ian and Simon invite Deputy Leader of Portsmouth City Council, Steve Pitt, to talk about the changes needed in Portsmouth [… read more ]
Liberal Democrat councillor Suzy Horton recently spoke at the party’s national conference about the recruitment and retention of teachers. Here, she reflects on her own experiences as a teacher and asks: who wants to be [… read more ]