Black Country Dialects

Posted by: Josiane Boutonnet, Senior Lecturer in English Language

This blog post is in relation to Colley Lane School, Halesowen, banning their pupils from writing or talking in a Black Country dialect

Anti-bullying - the same old story?

Posted by: Dr Neil Duncan, Senior Lecturer in Special Needs and Inclusion Studies

This blog post is in relation to National Anti-Bullying Week, held this year between Monday 18 November - Friday 22 November.

Closure of Walk-in Centres

Posted by: Jim Bethel, Senior Lecturer in the School of Health and Wellbeing

Recent government suggestions that walk-in centres be closed as a consequence of them not achieving the necessary reductions in Emergency Department (ED) attendance anticipated are ill-conceived.