Wrong Trousers Day

June 29 sees ‘Wrong Trousers Day’, which of course the bunch will be more than happy to celebrate! But, what’s it all about? Wrong Trousers Day is an event held by Wallace & Gromit’s Children’s Foundation to support critically ill babies and children. It started in 1997, with the intention of raising the capital to…

David recently went to teach 200 students about empathy but it seems he got the biggest lesson from the day.

I recently had the pleasure of working with 200 young people in one of the waves of this year’s National Citizenship Service (NCS). For those who haven’t heard of NCS, it’s a UK programme run over the summer for 15 to 17-year olds that involves residentials, outward bound activity, employer skills, community projects and a…

On yer bike!

Having just returned from a family trip to Copenhagen in time to marvel at GB’s performance in the Olympic cycling events, David was left to ponder ‘how come we are so good on the track and yet so bad at using this humble mode of transport in our everyday lives?’ By the way, if you…