The Faces Behind The Financial Crisis

“Darren was told last week he would only be eligible to claim Universal Credit if he gave up his course.” This article appeared in the print edition of the Evening Telegraph: 25/05/2020 [Online] Available: https://www.eveningtelegraph.co.uk/fp/ewan-gurr-students-story-highlights-challenges-that-lie-ahead/  [Accessed: 2020, May 26]  There are faces behind the figures of every financial crisis and the voluntary sector in DundeeContinue reading “The Faces Behind The Financial Crisis”

In What State Shall Football Return?

“The current impasse hanging over the future of Scottish football has thrown a sustainable future into question for many clubs.” This article appeared in the print edition of the Evening Telegraph: 18/05/2020 [Online] Available: https://www.eveningtelegraph.co.uk/fp/ewan-gurr-scotlands-beautiful-game-remains-in-state-of-paralysis/  [Accessed: 2020, May 19]  For the world of sport, there is no virus greater than a stalled fixture list andContinue reading “In What State Shall Football Return?”

A New Normal Presents New Opportunities

“As an optimist, I am attracted to the language of possibility and the belief our collective tomorrow can be brighter.” This article appeared in the print edition of the Evening Telegraph: 11/05/2020 [Online] Available: https://www.eveningtelegraph.co.uk/fp/new-opportunities-will-be-presented-by-new-normal/  [Accessed: 2020, May 12]  If anyone had a dividend on the overuse of the term ‘exit strategy’ they would surelyContinue reading “A New Normal Presents New Opportunities”

Criticism of Food Providers is Unwelcome

“Uprooting services providing crucial support at this point could unleash a wider, potentially more lethal, pandemic of poverty upon society.” This article appeared in the print edition of the Evening Telegraph: 04/05/2020 [Online] Available: https://www.eveningtelegraph.co.uk/fp/emergency-measures-are-sometimes-necessary/  [Accessed: 2020, May 5]  There is an appropriate time for talking about ending emergency food provision but is that timeContinue reading “Criticism of Food Providers is Unwelcome”