Sicily: Island of Beauty and Conflict

Sicily: Island of Beauty and Conflict

The author opens his book with a quote from Winston Churchill writing about the Balkans, ‘They produce more history than they can consume,’ underlining the problems facing any writer trying to bottle the essence of Sicily. He cites beauty, conflict, civilisation and chaos as being the four ingredients that define...

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Richmond and Wandsworth avoid lockdown despite rise in infections

Richmond and Wandsworth avoid lockdown despite rise in infections

By LDRS Reporter Sian Bayley Richmond and Wandsworth are “not currently at risk of another lockdown,” despite fears there has been an increase in the number of new coronavirus cases in South West London. On June 30 a number of national newspapers included a list of 36 local authorities where...

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Dogs Trust help your hound out of lockdown as restrictions ease

Dogs Trust help your hound out of lockdown as restrictions ease

Following latest Government announcement, the charity releases top tips for owners to help their dogs adapt to the “new normal”, after 4th July Dogs Trust, the UK’s leading dog welfare charity, is advising owners on how to help their dog adjust to life as lockdown restrictions ease – from how to...

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