Blogs from Fellows and the team
By Kerry Astin | 20 Feb 2019 |
During the eight years when I ran a youth charity in London, I would often find myself thinking about the sustainability of my organisation. When I spoke to friends who...
By Nikesh Patel | 15 Feb 2019 |
January is one of the busiest months of the year for the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust – and one of the most exciting. This year was no exception. Having whittled...
By Jacqui Jobson | 5 Feb 2019 |
Discrimination and inequality in health and social care settings have been revealed in a recent government survey of LGBTQ people.
By Linda Geddes | 16 Jan 2019 |
Humans evolved on a revolving planet with daily extremes of light and darkness. Our ancestors revered the sun as both a creator and destroyer of life, marking the...
By Lynne Hindmarch | 8 Jan 2019 |
It’s difficult to focus when you’re hungry. That’s why a child who arrives at school without having had breakfast can be a big problem. They won’t be in the right frame...
By Sara Canullo | 4 Jan 2019 |
Today is the first day of interviews for the 2019 Churchill Fellowships. This is a really exciting time of year for our team. We’ve already read about the candidates&...
By Julia Weston | 24 Dec 2018 |
As we approach the end of 2018, I feel great satisfaction looking back at a hugely successful year. In the past 12 months we continued to build the impact and reach of...
By Helen Hanna | 18 Dec 2018 |
On this International Migrants Day, I find myself reflecting on the problems faced by people who have been forcibly displaced from their home countries – such as...
By Zara Todd | 3 Dec 2018 |
How many disabled leaders can you name? Probably not many, if you are being honest. In reality, you probably do know some, but maybe you haven’t realised they are...
By Arfah Farooq | 28 Nov 2018 |
I work in the tech industry and frequently find that I’m the only Muslim woman in the rooms I walk into. I’ve never had anyone like myself to really look up to, someone...