‘I Can’t Imagine It Being Any Other Way’

Back in the mid-1990s I became a dad and, soon after, I ceased paid work to become a primary carer for my baby daughter, whilst my wife earned us a crust. My youngest daughter was born within 15 months of my eldest. During the same period, I was also studying for an...

Thanks for the Inspiration Fellas!

Over the past week I’ve seen several of our members, ‘feel the fear but do it anyway’. For instance, Kieran, completed a half-marathon, smashing his target time. I also sat in the audience as four of our members made their debut as stand-up comedians, having worked...

Finding the Plot!

Today, at our weekly Common Plot Pit Stop session it was inspiring to see men growing together – and we were particularly pleased to welcome two new members.  Nik, our gardener, explained to us the importance of understanding the nature of the soil. Each of us...

Magical Moments at Cromer Pit Stop

Today I visited the weekly Pit Stop at Cromer, which is run by my colleague, Crystal. I had travelled in the company of Nick (who is the Pit Stop Coordinator for the East) and Tino, who is a student social worker on a placement with MensCraft. As ever, it was...