My Blog

My thoughts, musings and opinions on combatting terrorism and the journey it has taken me on.

5th Anniversary of David’s Murder.
David Remembered. Today is the fifth anniversary of my brothers murder at the hands of ISIS. David was a humanitarian…
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Youth Advantage Outreach at Castlelaw.
Army Run Courses. Evening of Friday 27th of August Vanessa (my wife) and I headed into the Pentland Hills above…
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A Return to Forest Academy, Ilford
Forest Academy, GAU's Return. It was a fine sunny morning as Global Acts of Unity headed out from central London out…
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Eastwood High Warmth
GAU's Visit to Eastwood High School. The 2nd of September was a day of mixed emotions. Five years previously my…
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GAU in the Red Dragon Country.
GAU in Cardiff. The lilting Welsh accent greeted me as I stepped off the train in Cardiff. It had been many many years…
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The GAU and ACTED Friendship.
Paris Bound. The sights and sounds of Paris were our destination the weekend of 21st June. Vanessa and I are both…
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Eastbank Academy; Your Light Shone Indeed.
The 17th of June was a beautiful sunny morning. Looking forward to the day GAU was off to Glasgow on the train. We had…
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Kirkcaldy High, A Real High Indeed.
GAU visits Kirkcaldy High School. The early morning of the 10th of June saw GAU off in the train to Kirkcaldy. I was a…
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Iftar with the Ahmadiyyah.
Breaking of the Ramadan Fast. After an invitation from the Ahmadiyyah Community my wife Vanessa, and I were only too…
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Brannock is Braw.
GAU at Brannock High School. Brannock High School in Newarthill near Motherwell in Scotland was the destination for…
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