Monthly Archives: April 2012

Thoughts From The 2012 GA Conference & the Blue Peter Garden

The 2012 Geography Association Conference was held at Manchester University, from April 12th to 14th. If any of the notes here are of interest, resources from each of the lectures/workshops will soon appear on the GA web site and will … Continue reading

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Kony 2012 – A Personal View

A lot has been said and written about the recent ‘Kony 2012’ video which highlighted the issue of child soldiers in Africa. Now the dust has settled, I have been able to gather my own thoughts about this phenomenon. The … Continue reading

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Idiots Guide To Fracking

A lot has been written recently about the subject of ‘fracking’ – a topic that was previously unknown to me.  Here are just a few notes that outline some the key facts and issues involved. The term ‘fracking’ is an … Continue reading

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