Newsletter – November 2021

Cop26 is over. So what did it achieve? Lots and lots of promises. Promises aren’t inherently good or bad. It really depends on whether they’re kept or not. Unfortunately the track record on promises made at previous COP meetings isn’t great. At COP21 in Paris governments pledge to keep global warming to 1.5 degrees butContinue reading “Newsletter – November 2021”

Newsletter – October 2021

Having spent the last week scrambling for bits and pieces to make very specific Hallowe’en costumes, I’m left wondering, where are all the second-hand costumes? Apparently we spend about €14 million on Halloween costumes in Ireland every year, but where do they go? My local charity shop told me that they sold out the firstContinue reading “Newsletter – October 2021”