So very very proud of my place on Natwest’s WISE100 list recognising women in social enterprise. Incredibly humbling to be listed alongside people achieving truly remarkable things in social enterprise and investment. The list is a new initiative in partnership between the Natwest SE100 Index and… Read More
I am HIV positive. I am on effective treatment. I am not infectious. #CantPassItOn
I was one of the contributors to the BBC One The Truth About HIV documentary which aired last night and is now available to watch on iPlayer – click here to watch me in action! The programme shows some of the work I do in schools,… Read More
Tonight’s the night! 9pm tonight (Thurs 25th May) you can spot me as I take part in the BBC One documentary ‘The Truth About HIV’. They featured me delivering one of Think2Speak’s HIV and Sexual Health awareness workshops in a Lincolnshire secondary school. I’m then… Read More
11 years ago today I said goodbye to B, my child’s father, and I unexpectedly, suddenly became both Mummy and Daddy to J. J was just 13 months old then, and that meant that those early days were cruel and surreal; J was babbling and… Read More
Cheery title I know, and perhaps I wouldn’t read on if you’re wanting a joyful, fun blog post. I’m feeling melancholy after I watched ‘Holding The Man’ last night, a wonderful story of true true love. A story punctuated by HIV, resulting in death. It… Read More
2016 – my year in HIV advocacy It has been quite a year – and, as per last year, I’ve taken the opportunity to reflect. Trying to choose a sole image to represent each month has been so very difficult, yet joyful. 2016 – I’ll never forget you.