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'The Who's Tommy' musical experience

Hello lovely people,

Just wanted to say what a great time I had when I was guiding a member of the Beyond Sight Loss social group to the theatre. 260 more words


SHYPP's General Election Youth Debate

Written by Seb Bowley, SHYPP Volunteer

The recent call for a snap general election from the Prime Minister sparked many conversations that I had with people from all generations. 553 more words


Volunteering vs. paid work: which should you choose?

If you are thinking about working for a charity, you are not alone. Thousands of students make the decision to look for charity work each year, but many don’t know where to start, or what kinds of roles are available to them. 662 more words


Volunteering Work

Hey! This is about my second volunteering session at PFA, on Sunday the 18th.

Things were a little busier when I arrived. A few staff members were absent, so they were short staffed. 107 more words


Today Was The Day...

7am, Thursday 22nd June…the warehouse is already a hive of activity…we’re rushing round doing last minute jobs…straightening pictures…sweeping floors…making sure the till works!!!

2 hours rushes by and before you know it we have a queue forming outside the warehouse…eager to step inside…not long now! 16 more words

What to bring on a volunteer trip

In an earlier blog, I wrote about what to expect when choosing to work as a volunteer at an animal project. As I went on two different volunteering trips myself, I noticed that a checklist on what to bring is also a very helpful tool in order to prepare yourself decently. 531 more words


Jobs at DOC: Sjaan Bowie, Freshwater Technical Advisor

Come behind the scenes and into the jobs, the challenges, the highlights, and the personalities of the people who work at the Department of Conservation (DOC). 642 more words

Jobs At DOC