Entries by Brigid Bowen

Sponsor News

We’re delighted to announce that sponsorship from Legal and General  has enabled us to create more affordable tickets. Mental health and staff wellbeing is a strategic priority for Legal and General, and they are rolling out Mental Health First Aid training to their workforce. The sponsorship is enabling us to create new tickets for students, […]

Empathy not Sympathy by Peter Kinderman

In a wonderful recent piece, a response to our collective lack of compassion in the face of the migrant crisis, author and activist Owen Jones wrote: “Almost all human beings have the capacity for empathy. Everyone has the potential to be at least troubled, or feel genuine anguish, about the suffering of other human beings.”