Homophobic attacks in the UK have almost tripled since 2014 according to newly released figures.
The number of reported homophobic hate crime cases have almost trebled since 2014-15 to over 18,000 in 2019-20.
One victim, Luke Fincham, told me their story, and Galop CEO Leni Morris discusses the impact of homophobic abuse.
Author Amanda Prowse and son Josh Hartley joined me on talkRADIO to talk about their new book – The Boy Between – in which they chart Josh’s experience with depression and how Amanda stepped in to help.
It’s a story of a mother’s love, but it also takes on some difficult themes. If you feel like
May marked the fourth anniversary of the Manchester Arena bombing – and while four years isn’t a significant anniversary, it was the anniversary of something very significant.
I joined Times Radio, live from the heart of Manchester, to reflect on those four years and the events being held to mark it.
Hello. How are you? How did you get here? Via the A6? I love that road.
How are you at small talk? That inconsequential chit chat in the street, the office, the supermarket or at the start of a party?
As we take stock of the fall-out from the pandemic, we know there is going to be