Keeping your head above the waves

By Sammy Jenkins There is a silent killer in the midst of our streets, our schools, our workplaces and behind the closed doors of our neighbourly counterparts. Its silence lies in the fact that people don’t talk about it. It is not cancer or heart disease. It is suicide and it’s the biggest killer in … Continue reading Keeping your head above the waves


Radio Documentary: Suicide; Stigma & Support

Suicide is the biggest killer in men under the age of 45 in the UK. I explored the ideologies behind the surge in male suicides, the support available to people with suicidal thoughts and whether the stigma surrounding suicide is still attached. I spoke to Nicola Merralls, a mental health professional for the NHS and … Continue reading Radio Documentary: Suicide; Stigma & Support