Tim Marsh

Coronavirus Self-Isolation Support

Over 65 and self-isolating with coronavirus symptoms? As-Suffa Outreach are offering food pack deliveries in Birmingham, Coventry, Walsall and Wolverhampton Find out more on the Platform Housing Communities Facebook page

Val’s Story

Last year I realised there was something wrong my vision. I thought it was my new pair of glasses, but when I took them back my optician sent me straight to hospital. It turned out I’d had a massive bleed in the back of my eye. I had a series of injections, but unfortunately now …

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Katie’s Story

Almost two years ago, I had just completed my MA Librarianship and was looking forward to finding a job to put everything I had learned over the years into practise. However, after submitting numerous applications and attending some interviews resulting in no offer of work, my mental health has taken a turn for the worse. …

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Maggs Day Centre Malvern

32,220 households were deemed to be homeless between April and June 2019 – an increase of 23% on the same time period in 2018. Which makes the newly opened Maggs Day Centre Malvern even more important. On Tuesdays and Fridays from 8am to 1pm the Day Centre provides vital front line support and humanitarian relief …

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Safer Internet Day 2020 at Warndon Library by James Robertson

The aim of Safer Internet Day is to inspire a national conversation about using technology responsibly, respectfully, critically and creatively. In 2020, Safer Internet Day in the UK will encourage people to explore how they manage their online identity, and how the internet shapes how they think of themselves and others. On the 7th and …

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Another way to choose your broadband

One of Labour’s most eye catching manifesto promises is to deliver free full-fibre broadband for all by 2030. Full-fibre broadband is defined as reaching speeds of over 1000Mbps. According to Ofcom only 2.5 million properties currently have access to full-fibre, compared to 28 million homes which can access superfast broadband (defined as downloads speeds of …

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