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Tim’s Place (Blog)



Welcome. Come in, sit down, have a chat. I have some thoughts and reflections from 30 years working in an around community development. But I also have thoughts and reflections drawn from the confusing and fascinating experience of being human. So bring your full self in here. The human experience lies beneath, and enriches, the professional. Here, then, is some of what lies beneath.


Most of it seems to grow from one simple question: How can we best be human, together?

The fight for justice in a multicultural world.

Posted on November 6, 2016 by Tim Muirhead

Bad things happen in the name of Islam. An article that’s been doing the rounds of Facebook highlights Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s courageous […]

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Creating Safer Communities: What can WE do?

Posted on September 23, 2016 by Tim Muirhead

  For most of us, fear is building.  We wonder what can be done, in an increasingly volatile world, to […]

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‘Finding Heraan’; imagining a world…

Posted on July 31, 2016 by Tim Muirhead

Finding Heraan is a simple little fable. But, like many books, it emerged from some of my own frustrations and […]

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Reconsidering our work culture.

Posted on July 10, 2016 by Tim Muirhead

I’ve been doing some work, of late, with Dr Jen de Vries who has spent 20 years at the forefront […]

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Stolen Wages. Again!

Posted on May 28, 2016 by Tim Muirhead

I’m really upset about something, and I can’t let it go. It’s not that race-based polices dictated that generations of […]

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