I can ignore the Brexit elephant no longer

October 22, 2018

I’ve tried hard, really hard, to resist the urge to write about Brexit. There are so many other issues deserving an airing in this column. There is next week’s Budget, the state of our education system and the debate over P1 testing, or the funding of the NHS in Scotland, waiting lists and social care.


IN PICTURES: Baby Elephant

August 21, 2015

A rare Asian elephant calf (who has not been named yet), was born at Chester Zoo yesterday and she is welcomed into the group by mum Thi Hi Way and four other members of the zoo’s  family of elephants, led by matriarch Hi Way.