Adult Mental Health Awareness: Linkin Park


During my first few university years I found solace listening to Hybrid Theory as well as Radiohead and Oasis hiding in my university room from friends who, I felt, were all so much more confident, outgoing and smarter than I was. Chester’s relentless voice cut through that whole gambit of emotions I felt during those years- a fear of acceptance, belonging, my questioning where my own sense of self-worth originated from and loneliness, helping me form inside my own release and way forward.

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Andy Street- West Midlands Combined Authority


On Star Wars day, May 4th, residents across the West Midlands will vote for the first ever for a directly elected West Midlands Combined Authority Mayor. This position will have substantial powers over transport, economic development, direction, investment, planning and infrastructure.

I’m not just saying this because I am a Conservative, but I genuinely believe hand on heart, that Andy is absolutely the right person to take my city forward with vigour, passion and proven ability.

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