“Tolerance is overrated.” Do you agree? By Sophie Farr

“Tolerance is overrated.” Do you agree? By Sophie Farr Tolerance is the vital foundation of our civilised and modern world. Tolerance is defined by the acceptance of difference. Famous examples of intolerance haunt our societies: the Holocaust, witch-hunting, LGBTQ conversion camps and the Jim Crow Laws are all atrocities that were centred around contempt towards […]

Yola Brand asks – What is brain plasticity and how to physiotherapists utilise it?

What is brain plasticity and how do physiotherapists utilise it? Firstly, neuro physiotherapy is used for several reasons. It looks at disorders that affect the brain, spinal cord, and nerves and can help people suffering after a stroke or someone with Parkinson’s. The main thing that physiotherapists do is give you exercises that you need […]

A poem by Jasmine Withers – ‘The Fire’

The fire   I am undefeatable Everyone tries to beat me But no one succeeds I burn. I break. I kill. And no one can stop me I start as a spark I light up the dark In a deadly and dangerous way People are entranced by my flames My suffocating smell They are rooted […]

Y9 Enrichment Day: Report by Abigail McKee

Y9 Enrichment Day: Report by Abigail McKee On Wednesday the 3rd of June, Year 9 of Stamford High School had an English poetry presentation workshop run for them by Darren Rawnsley, a poet, performer, and primary school teacher. The activity day overall consisted of writing a poem and enhancing it with props and percussion instruments, […]

Review of the Y9 Enrichment Day on Wed 30th June: Written by Jasmine Withers

Review of the Y9 Enrichment Day on Wed 30th June: Written by Jasmine Withers   With special thanks to Mr Zacharias for organising such an incredible day, today was a very educational, exciting and well planned experience that I thoroughly enjoyed along with my peers, We started off the day with an amazing session with […]