Mar 10, 2016
When a mother claimed she'd been asked to leave John Lewis because her child was throwing a tantrum, all sorts of helpful advice popped up on the internet. That's all well and good in theory, says Sarah Ledger.
Mar 03, 2016
After a snap poll of Standard Issue staffers, we came to the conclusion that everyone has a signature dish they’re willing to brag about. Strap yourself in. Sarah Ledger’s about to break (cheese and chilli) bread with us all.
Dec 14, 2015
Standard Issue writers are penning a letter to their hometown. In a devastating week for the city, Sarah Ledger pays tribute to the brave lass she came home to.
Nov 04, 2015
Sarah Ledger’s birds have fled the nest. Or have they?
Aug 31, 2015
Eighteen years on from her death, it’s become a running joke that the Daily Express won’t leave Princess Di be, making any reference to her feel a bit, well, Daily Express. A schmaltz-free Sarah Ledger explains why she loved Diana Spencer.
Aug 13, 2015
As a recently divorced mother of two young children, Sarah Ledger thought that moving back in with her parents might be a good idea. Here, as our week-long exploration of unusual living situations continues, she explains why it was, in fact, anything but.
May 08, 2015
A complex, headstrong heroine with a glorious name and some erotic swordplay: count me in, says Sarah Ledger.
Apr 24, 2015
Sarah Ledger has stolen – yes, stolen – the Standard Issue mixtape and is now consorting with some outlaws.
Mar 12, 2015
Standard Issue writers have been penning a letter to their younger selves. This week Sarah Ledger has some excellent advice for her 34-year-old self.
Apr 01, 2015
Standard Issue writers are revisiting a film/book/TV series to see if it’s stood the test of time. This week, Sarah Ledger finds herself draining her spuds in the communal bathroom.