Author Archives: Lauren Powdrell

The Napier Barracks: moving out and shutting down

In the third instalment, Lauren Powdrell tracks the conditions and incidents in the Napier Barracks – the accommodation in Kent that now houses 63 men who are seeking asylum. Hopefully, this mini-series will conclude with the closure of the inhumane site.

‘Will you remember us when this is over?’ An inclusive post-Covid world

Lockdown has allowed some people who have chronic illnesses to experience more elements of ‘daily’ life than ever before. When Covid restrictions become a memory, we must all work to continue the more accessible world we created. Here is how we can achieve that.