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'Pre-training' Pre-departure Training

“I’m going to London, to buy a Heat magazine!”

Not really, I’m going to London later today for my pre-departure training for Nicaragua.

I am feeling both excited and nervous. 196 more words


What are the chances?

Yesterday morning I posted on the ICS Fundraising Facebook page with the exact words: “Anyone currently fundraising and based in either St Andrews, Edinburgh or Lancaster?” thinking that on the off chance there may be someone living slightly out of Edinburgh and would like to join up to do some fundraising. 111 more words


Insurers learn about the cyber attack risk to critical infrastructure

In response to research that found cyber threats were shifting from data to operational technology, a division of Lloyd’s of London has announced a new type of insurance coverage to address increased cybersecurity risks to the electric utility industry. 220 more words

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Fundraising Video

In order to promote my fundraising for Raleigh International in a more personal way, I created a video explaining what I’ll be doing in Nicaragua and what it means to me. I hope you like it!


About ICS and Raleigh International

International Citizen Service (ICS) is a government funded operation, in which young people between the ages of 18 and 25 go and spend approximately 10 weeks volunteering in a country in either South America, Africa or Asia. 335 more words


The Onset Of Mania

I can’t speak for everyone, but it’s just hit me that we will be travelling to Zambia inĀ four days. In fact as i write this post it is exactly 4 days to the minute until we board our flight from London to Dubai (we then fly from Dubai to Lusaka). 264 more words


How I got involved with ICS and Raleigh International

It’s simple – all I did was apply online and the process started from there (even though it was a little slow!) and ICS are still accepting applications until 30th April. 400 more words