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Busto Arsizio, Italy (near Milan). Short term taster teaching.

Nicky Partridge, the Centre Manager at Peartree Languages, Cardiff, has a “partner school” in Italy, BA Language Link. They are looking to give teachers a supported taster experience. 145 more words


The Rugby Portobello

I felt shock, disbelief, sadness and anger as I stared at the TV in my Mumbai hotel room. I watched the Grenfell Tower as it burned just a short distance from my home in London. 1,586 more words


The Gap: Malaysia to Dublin and everything between (in summary)

Leaving KL and Malaysia

Firstly an apology is due for the extended gap in blogging. I came to the realisation I couldn’t just write or blog per se but needed to balance or contribute positive, affirmative actions towards positive mental health. 849 more words

Mental Health

English Teaching with the International Voluntary Service - Kenya and Mozambique

Today we have a guest blog from Sofia, representing the International Voluntary Service:

“My name is Sofia and I work with the International Voluntary Service based in Edinburgh.  113 more words


My volunteering journey has begun!

One of my ’50 things to do’ is to do 50 hours of voluntary work and, tonight, that journey has begun! I’ve spent the evening helping out a youth club for teenagers with severe learning difficulties and I was made to feel so welcome. 85 more words

Sporting Recovery CIC

As part of my gap, I searched for some voluntary work alongside my work with Birmingham PHAB Camps.

I searched on websites to see if there were any suitable volunteering opportunities available in my preferred interests of creative writing or media. 585 more words

My Life

The Forgotten People Of Hong Kong

It is a sunny and relatively warm Saturday morning for January. You would think that after spending over two years waking up at the crack of dawn on Saturday mornings, to travel all the way from South London to East, while working for the… 1,412 more words

South East Asia