Ring of fire

13th June 2003 at 01:00
Jaqui Reid, a parent who co-presented a workshop at the East Renfrewshire inclusion conference last week (page six), is a woman of many positive, not to say formidable, qualities.

As chairperson of the Scottish inclusion charity Equity, her qualities were put to the test when she received a telephone call from someone who, understandably perhaps, confused her organisation with the thespians' and entertainers' trade union.

Reid's talents proved of little assistance and thus it was that Nina the Fire Eater had to look elsewhere for insurance for her act.

Log-in as an existing print or digital subscriber

Forgotten your subscriber ID?

Subscribe

To access this content and the full TES archive, subscribe now.

View subscriber offers

Comments

Get TES online and delivered to your door – for less than the price of a coffee

Save 33% off the cover price with this great subscription offer. Every copy delivered to your door by first-class post, plus full access to TES online and the TES app for just £1.90 per week.
 
Subscribers also enjoy a range of fantastic offers and benefits worth over £270:

  • Discounts off TES Institute courses
  • Access over 200,000 articles in the TES online archive
  • Free Tastecard membership worth £79.99
  • Discounts with Zipcar, Buyagift.com, Virgin Wines and other partners
Order your low-cost subscription today