We see terrorism and its impact in our daily lives now. BBC News seems to talk almost exclusively about the terror threats we in the UK are subject to; there is no getting away from it. For many, it can actually feel as though we are in the middle of World War Three; having to watch what we say for fear of upsetting a would-be terrorist, military families forced to dry their uniforms inside their homes for fear of raising their profile by putting their washing out on the line, soldiers afraid to use their military discount because they don’t know who is listening. What has caused this? asks Paula Mathers, Assistant Director at Coverguard Services.