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16-10-14: Two incredible moments

This Thursday we managed to capture two incredible moments on video to share with you…

The first is of Thobizitha. She has a condition called arthogryposis, which results in limited movement in her joints and some may even be frozen in one position. 99 more words

Healing With Horses

Funding: The Joyce Fletcher Charitable Trust

The trust supports music and the arts in a social and therapeutic context: children, the disabled and disadvantaged.

The main charitable activities of the Joyce Fletcher Charitable Trust reflect the interests of the trustees in the support of music and the arts in a social and therapeutic context, particularly in the lives of children, the disabled and disadvantaged. 46 more words


Job: Fundraising/ Development Manager for MUSE project, Bristol

The MUSE Project is a Bristol based Community Interest Company aiming to open up orchestras and instruments to young disabled musicians.

Whether that involves creating a musical instrument you can play with your eyes; providing tuition on an instrument you can control with your feet; or working with a school to help them establish their first school orchestra. 261 more words

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AS: parties, pressure groups - current news

Everyone takes UKIP seriously; I’m not sure I do. They’re a protest party and (despite the decentralisation of party loyalty and the increasing trend towards political fragmentation and protest voting in an age of austerity) no-one knows what they stand for other than thinly-veiled racism and perhaps… 546 more words

AS UK News

Confessions of a Closet Optimist: A Gimpy Monologue

I have a confession to make. People call me a cynic, they call me a pessimist. But it’s all a lie, I promise. Here’s the truth, I’ve been stuck in this chair my entire life. 377 more words


Get a job or get evicted.

This is the latest idea to come out of the governments mouth. Is this the end of social housing? It seems that they want this and is no surprise. 202 more words