Author Archives: Max Ramsay

Spillikin review: Provocative, emotional, worth seeing

The books on the shelves behind the humanoid robot slowly disappear throughout the play. It is a powerful visualisation of the erasing of a life. The life is Sally’s. Our protagonist in Spillikin is a foul-mouthed older woman, played by Judy Norman. At the beginning of the play she has already forgotten her husband is

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Who says tech isn’t for mums?

“We’ve never had anyone say no to us,” June Angelides says. Companies would do well not to mess with the mother-of-two and founder of Mums in Technology, the first kid-friendly coding school in the UK. In under two years she has set up a ‘pop-up coding course’, aimed at recent parents, that has been hosted

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