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Ten things you should tell your children about 'sexting'

from The River Cottage Diaries

This mum of two teenagers writes about everything from parents to politics - hopefully with a healthy dose of humour.


venice mask moon

Poetry: Monsoon Night … Northern Morning

from Jactherat - Ephemera, Lies And Chocolate

Jactherat is a collection of musings & opinions about the world, politics, life, art, writing, foolishness and dreams, not to mention chocolate, love and desire, and bits of unexpected joy.


Helen Wade

The “Bull***t Olympics”

from Helen Wade

Twitter: @HelenWade

Television journalist morphs into over-anxious, older, mother of two. Musings on life as a bilingual chatterbox and choral conductor.


Scarlet Standard

Balance, Bias and the BBC

from Scarlet Standard

Twitter: @EmmaBurnell_

This blogger eats, sleeps, breathes and tweets Labour politics, but finds she doesn't have a natural faction within the party agreeing and disagreeing with pretty much everyone alarmingly regularly.


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Why would you want Christian Grey as your valentine?

from At The Heart of The Opinion

Twitter: @clairerandall

Reflections, conjectures and judgements on the news of the day.


Gary's Garbled Gabblings

I don't want accountability, I want results!

from Gary's Garbled Gabblings

Twitter: @garymarkfuller

Engaging in the odd rant, or pondering the state of the world from my point of view... not to be confused with the opinions of any company.


elle seymour

In memory of Michael Deaves and my IRA scoop

from Ellee Seymour

Twitter: @elleeseymour

Elle writes about news and political issues, from healthcare and adoption reforms to missing people, SEN and social media.


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Thoughts on Mental Illness and Stigma

from bottomfacedotcom

Twitter: @LuBottom

A blog about feminism and disability (plus any other subjects that grab her attention). Written satirically, with the occasional serious post when the occasion demands it.


Donna Navarro

Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation

from Donna Navarro

Twitter: @lexiconlane

Donna Navarro: writer, campaigner and mum of two. Passionate about social justice, feminism and stopping violence against women.


chronicles of chloe greene

Thoughts on my second novel - setting, characters, secrets

from Chronicles of Chloe Greene

Twitter: @ChloeGreene21

A blog by a single mother, football fan and dream chaser with flat feet. She writes about trying to survive the 1980s, so dip in for a blast from the past.