Could Mary Lou McDonald be new Irish leader? Probably not, but she could be tanaiste, deputy prime minister a role held by Simon Coveney, well known to UK audience.
This year we held #FaberMembers events with authors including Simon Armitage, Anna Burns, Rachel Cusk, Lavinia Greenlaw, Sarah Hall, Kazuo Ishiguro, Hanif Kureishi, Patrick Marber, Paul Muldoon, Sally Rooney, Mary Jean Chan, Hannah Sullivan and Tom Stoppard.
Acting Sergeant Simon Judd launched a competition at St Mary’s C of E Primary School in #Cadishead to design the Christmas poster for Eccles, Irlam & Cadishead. There were 200 entries and overall winner Hallie, aged 9 was chosen after much deliberation!
Today we launched the Arctic and Northern Policy Framework building on Mary Simon's 2016 report on a Shared Leadership Model in the Arctic. This shared vision was co-developed with our partners to guide our work to 2030 and beyond.
#Gospel of the Day (John 20,2-8) Mary Magdalene ran and went to Simon Peter and to the other disciple whom Jesus loved, and told them, "They have taken the Lord from the tomb, and we don't know where they put him."
Mary Simon's 22-year-old niece took her life last week in Nunavik, Quebec's expansive northern region. "There's a stillness in the community. Nobody's really talking about it. People are on high alert, wondering where it's going to happen next."
BBC News - Simon Schama and Mary Beard to present major BBC art series happy to be one of our creative trio