It’s a four hour round trip from Borley Green to Covent Garden, discounting the time spent staring at the departure board. So four hours to spend another two talking about death may sound a little strange. On the 26th November I visited the Wild Food Cafe in Covent Garden. A Death Cafe was being held […]
Death and doughnuts
Back at the beginning of December The time of year when I was more man and less mince pie! – I saw a poster advertising an exhibition at the Wellcome Collection, entitled ‘Death a Self-portrait’. Walking round the exhibits, I was struck by the reoccurring image of the skull and skeleton. Yep, that was death, […]
You can’t sack me I’m an OAP!
Introduction These notes were written largely from an employers perspective. The points made though have equal relevance to an employee. 1. Abolition of the retirement age Since 1st October 2006, it has been unlawful to discriminate on grounds of age, unless the employer could establish objective justification. From the 6th April 2011, you cannot dismiss […]