Vernon Smith MBE JP: The quiet man who has inspired many

Vernon Smith has been unwell. Thankfully he is on the mend, not least because he's a fighter, always has been, and I'm not necessarily talking about his time as a soldier. Vernon has always fought for what he has strongly believed in, and in d...

You know when Black is cool! World leaders fist bump

I saw this picture in the Guardian newspaper today, and thought you just have to look at this picture and marvel at the moment of cool, being expressed by a culture that is most definitely Black. Two European leaders, the Dutch prime minister Mark Rut...

Congratulations Iqbal Wahhab: High Sheriff of Greater London

Restaurateur, entrepreneur and race equality activist,  Iqbal Wahhab last week was appointed High Sheriff for Greater London. For many of us here in the UK, the only time we come across the 'Sheriff', is in the Bob Marley classic, &ls...

OBV alumni Sangeetha Wynter selected for Bristol Council seat

OBV’s conveyor belt for BME public life success in Bristol City shows no sign of slowing down.  The latest young leader to emerge on the threshold of political success is Sangeetha Wynter who has just been selected by the Labour party to st...
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