• What Should We Be Doing?

    13 January 2016
    Tanni has written an Opinion piece in the Times today regarding the upcoming changes to benefits due to the Welfare Reform Bill passing through the House of Lords. To read more,… Read More
  • Happy New Year - Happy New Lords?

    04 January 2016
    On New Years Day Tanni was honoured to be part of Radio 4's Today programme which was guest edited by Baroness Jane Campbell. Tanni and Baroness Finlay discuss the future of… Read More
  • Strategy For Sport Launched

    17 December 2015
    Government announces new strategy to strengthen sport - from the grassroots to the elite.  Tanni is to be involved by chairing the new 'Duty of Care' working group. Public investment into… Read More
  • The Force is with Tanni!

    16 December 2015
      Tanni was lucky enough to be able to indulge her geeky side after being invited to the premiere of Start Wars, The Force Awakens, last night in Leicester Square. As a… Read More
  • The Graduates

    07 December 2015
    Today Tanni performed her first official duties as Chancellor of Northumbria University by presiding over the Winter Graduation Ceremonies. As part of her duties Tanni awarded Honorary Degrees to TV Presenters… Read More
  • Power 100 - Tanni is Number 1

    03 December 2015
    To mark UN International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the Shaw Trust and Powerful Media announced their Power 100, a list of Britain’s most influential people with a disability or impairment. It was… Read More
  • Looking At The Stars

    20 November 2015
    Tanni was honoured to officially open a new telescope facility at Sunderland Astronomical Society. The Society are based at the Washington Wetlands and have recently installed a new accessible stand for… Read More
  • Higher Education and Me

    19 November 2015
    Tanni recently did an interview with the Times Higher Education Magazine about her role as Chancellor of Northumbria University and the challenges the role brings as well as her own… Read More
  • Welfare Reform

    17 November 2015
    Today the Governments Welfare Reform Bill returns to the Chamber for its Second Reading. Tanni will be speaking in the debate today which begins at 3pm. For a full list of speakers… Read More
  • Blueprint for an Active Britain

    10 November 2015
    The national cost of physical inactivity now stands at £20 billion per year. Although this is comparable to many of the great public health challenges facing the UK today, including smoking,… Read More
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