The Post-Grenfell Society – Will it Invoke Change?

Thank you to all who could make it for our second meeting on November 22nd. The meeting was insightful, well attended and included a couple of excellent bottles of wine. The theme of this meeting was “The Post-Grenfell Society - Is It Different?” and featured keynote speaker Geoffrey Podger. Podger has held four British and … Continue reading The Post-Grenfell Society – Will it Invoke Change?

The people have spoken! (over wine of course)

Thank you for attending our inaugural meeting of The Risk Society on Sept 11. We are very pleased with the enthusiasm and participation of members! Many facets of risk were represented during the meeting: academics, policy influencers, communicators and disaster mitigators, to name a few. The lively and bountiful discussion was a sound indicator that … Continue reading The people have spoken! (over wine of course)

Chlorinated Chicken-to-fork in a post-Brexit UK

By George Warren While Brexit negotiations continue, Liam Fox, Secretary of State for International Trade, went to the United States in July to gauge appetite for a new trade deal after the United Kingdom leaves the European Union. However, the discussed plans have quickly come under intense public scrutiny – due to chicken! More specifically, … Continue reading Chlorinated Chicken-to-fork in a post-Brexit UK