#KnifeCrime Young Father Potentially Saves Lives at a Teenage Party

A father from London has released a video which contained shocking footage of dangerous weapons that he confiscated from a group of boys. Last weekend, Faron Paul, 31 had given his teenage daughter permission to attend her cousin’s birthday party when he received a phone call warning him that some boys were trying to force … More #KnifeCrime Young Father Potentially Saves Lives at a Teenage Party

#YemenCrisisAppeal

Yemen is one of the world’s poorest countries and just two years ago, the country began fighting a deadly war. The premise behind the war stems from a division of support between the internationally recognised government and the Houthi Rebel Movement. Since March, 2015 over 6,000 people have been killed and over 20,000 civilians have been … More #YemenCrisisAppeal

Widening Access at #Birkbeck How and Why?

Traditionally, mature students are less well served by universities; they frequently do not receive the information and advice that they need to make an informed choice about entering higher education. You’ve probably noticed that Birkbeck’s a little bit different. Our students don’t always come to us the traditional ways via school, then college, then university … More Widening Access at #Birkbeck How and Why?

#StayingPower: The Black British Experience at the #V_and_A Museum

Last week Flock to the Crown (FTTC) went to check out the ‘Staying Power: Black British Experience’  exhibition, at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London. The exhibition which began on the 16th February, showcases a collection of photographs of black culture during 1950’s-60’s. The exhibition is being funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund  and allows audiences to … More #StayingPower: The Black British Experience at the #V_and_A Museum