Oct 28, 2014
In the first in a new series, Standard Issue writers pen a letter to their hometown. For Julie Mayhew her note to Peterborough is a slow-burning romance.
Feb 16, 2015
Standard Issue writers are penning a letter to their hometown. Here, Sooz Kempner reflects on the (sort-of) softening of her relationship with the “nondescript, and kind of threatening” Horley.
Oct 03, 2014
As much as it hurts that her friends comment on her weight, Sofie Hagen knows that fatphobia has to be destroyed from the inside.
Feb 09, 2015
Laura Lexx was a firm supporter of the No More Page 3 campaign until the day it seemed it had won. That got her thinking…
Apr 09, 2015
When Sarah Millican and Kim Cattrall met at the Glasgow Comedy Festival, they got on like a couple of brilliant women. Last week, they nattered about not being pregnant and getting older. This week they talk about the power of ‘No’.
Apr 07, 2015
Annelie Powell recently became a mum, and her new life isn’t quite what she imagined.
Jan 26, 2015
Social media has put us back in touch with all sorts of people. Julie Balloo asks: Is that a good thing?
Mar 24, 2015
Standard Issue writers are penning a letter to their hometown. Lucy Reynolds has slowly warmed to Lincoln’s charms. And sausages.
Mar 23, 2015
The relentless of online requests for signatures and solicitude has left Nadia Kamil concerned that she may not be worried enough about the future of Holland.