Breaking bullying’s grip

By Ann McGauran | 13 May 2024

Back in time, Jackie Weaver and her attempts to manage bad-tempered exchanges at a parish council meeting held the nation in thrall.

A video from Handforth Town Council – or Handforth Parish Council as it was then – went viral. The lack of a fuller menu of other entertainment options during lockdowns may explain the high level of interest.

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