Creative Futures Programme Day 1: Live Music Production Taster

The creative programme with Lives Not Knives kicked off officially today, as we got a taster of live music production from John Bownas. John has worked in various sectors of the music industry and he became a stage manager in 2005 after being thrown into the deep end at Glastonbury.  He says that "it's hard … Continue reading Creative Futures Programme Day 1: Live Music Production Taster

Knife Crime is Becoming a Normality

As I sat watching the news yesterday and heard about a young man in South London being murdered by a group of teenagers, I immediately knew that it was a stabbing.  When I hear particular news items, I am now aware of when they are going to use the term "stab", because knife crime has … Continue reading Knife Crime is Becoming a Normality