What would you have said?

On Wednesday 13 February 2008 I found myself standing beside a coffin in a parish church in a northern English city in the presence of four hundred or so people and looking into the face of a diminutive girl in the front row. Her mother had died of throat cancer, and she was sitting between … Read more

Learning from History : Lesson 6 : The Dangers of Change

In the August 2007 edition of the Webmag, we explained that a study of social work files covering the last three or four decades had suggested that there were lessons for today‚Äôs practitioners. For the purpose of this series, six topics were chosen, and in each case, David Lane has described what he has found … Read more