To live and fail in the City

In my previous posting (‘Touching the Void’, 18 Nov 11) I cited an article by Tom Whipple on the taboo subject of mental illness amongst high flying City workers.  In it he quotes Neil Brenner, a psychiatrist who specialises in supporting bankers with mental health problems, who says: The City …

Touching the void?

Recently I visited Canary Wharf.  Although I’ve been there a number of times before, this time it felt different.  Perhaps part of this was due to the fact it was a cold, dull and misty November afternoon, which meant the tops of many of the buildings disappeared into the clouds.   …