Like everyone here in the UK we are really excited by Johanna Konta’s progress in Wimbledon this year; she’s the first woman singles tennis player to reach the semi-finals since 1978. The media  have been struck by Johanna’s use of the word process in her game. Last year in a …

Many of us expect things to happen in the way we want them to. We all have a picture in our mind about how things should turn out and how things should be.   Invariably, however, things never do turn out as expected. Sometimes that’s a good thing when we …

We are delighted to see that the UK government is dedicating some funds and time to support The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry’s Mental Health Awareness campaign, Heads Together. The project aims to end stigma around mental health in the UK. And that’s something we wholeheartedly support!

First, a note about Manchester I have always been inspired by this place. My first real experience of Manchester came when, as a young architect, I was working on the masterplan to rebuild the city after the other bomb in 1996. Nobody was killed, lots were injured. But I remember …