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WITHOUT SOMEONE TO PUSH CHANGE FORWARD, NOTHING EVER HAPPENS

When I first thought about this editorial, it all seemed so easy: I'd produce a piece praising Isambard Kingdom Brunel and his immense achievements. Given the building study and the 200th anniversary this week of the great man's birth, it seemed particularly apt.

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