Daily Archives: October 2, 2015

Mountaineering cattle amid banks of fog!

Set off on my weekly trip to the farm shop in Bury to meet my colleague for our weekly breakfast meeting and encountered wildly varying weather on the 30 mile journey. From beautiful clear blue skies into thick fog and … Continue reading

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Small “earth tremor” in Iran as women’s rights take a very small step forward

Husbands in Iran are taking pictures of themselves declaring their commitment to female equality – and thousands are sharing their messages on Facebook. Niloufar Ardalan captains Iran’s indoor women’s football team – her nickname is “Lady Goal”. Earlier this month … Continue reading

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