Gender equality

Committing to the HeForShe #IDo campaign

Will you commit to taking action to improve gender? This is the question being posed by the United Nations-backed HeForShe movement, which has launched a new campaign called ‘I Do.’

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Dr Parvinder Shergill of Daddy Blues
Dadbloguk Q&A

Talking Daddy Blues with Parvinder Shergill

A little while ago I recorded a podcast with well-known mental health campaigner Mark Williams. In the final few minutes, we got on to talking a film that was being of his mental health journey called Daddy Blues. Typical of Mark’s style, he just casually mentioned there was a deal in place to distribute the

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Family Life & parenting

Dad and daughter: Similarities and differences

Just before the summer holidays began, I received an email from my eldest daughter’s school. A Good Samaritan had found Helen’s wallet and the school was passing on this individual’s phone number so I could arrange to collect it. It was a couple of days until I was able to do so, but the experience

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Isle of Arran, Scottish landscape, ship

Always look for a different viewpoint

When I was at college, there was one piece of advice we were given when it came to photography: Always look around you and try to get a different viewpoint. If I hadn’t followed the advice I’d been given as a student, I’d have missed this coastal landscape.

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