Journalism

Most of the journalism we have found is by him, but there is also a batch that is about him! Many thanks to Deborah Arnott, Paul Lewis, Neil Nerva and Owen Tudor for finding the pieces on this page.

1984

From the Times of 21st March, 1984

1990

1996

Times May 21, 1996

2002

This Shameful Buck-Passing: The ClimbiƩ case should make us realise that local services are failing across the country https://www.theguardian.com/society/2002/jan/12/childprotection.comment

Why the Earth Summit Matters: https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2002/may/19/uk.comment

2003

The environmental damage of war in Iraq https://www.theguardian.com/world/2003/jan/19/iraq5

An evasion of responsibility: The front-line staff who failed to prevent the tragic death of Victoria ClimbiĆ© have been sacked. But those in charge at the time won’t accept their share of the blame, says a former deputy leader of Haringey Council. (Thank you Neil Nerva for sending this link.) https://www.theguardian.com/society/2003/jan/26/childprotection.comment?fbclid=IwAR3SVVZ3tRuj-pSdNQAjYJOu-1v3KLoN8f_TV1NyVJKEafJ_vdpIp79IEzU

The Greening of Tony Blair? https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2003/feb/23/greenpolitics.uk

2006

Smoke and Mirrors: The law banning smoking in public places is the culmination of one of the most successful social change campaigns in recent years. With Deborah Arnott

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2006/jul/19/health.healthandwellbeing

2007

Written jointly with Deborah Arnott, Martin Dockrell and Amanda Sandford, here is a BMJ piece on the campaign to ban smoking in public places. Comprehensive smoke-free legislation in England: how
advocacy won the day