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Advent Challenge

Amazing work by Ben Whitehouse – who instead of a weekly blog, is blogging every day of the Advent. At the time of writing this summary Ben was up to Day 14, with a nice letter to Santa, but there

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My well-travelled Christmas Tree

If you aren’t feeling all christmassy yet, this blog by Kate Bentham might help. Kate shares photos of her collection of Christmas tree decorations from around the world. Think a dreadlocked snowman and santa driving a pair of clogs and

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Posted in festival, special events, travel and exploration

I wish it could be Christmas every day…..

Carol Woolley has been getting into the Christmas spirit and singing her heart out with several festive perfromances with the chior she is a part of. It seems any tune is on the playlist from the traditional to the modern,

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Posted in festival, music, special events

Images, explanations and change

So, did I [Phil Jewitt] have fun hosting weekly blog club this week? Just a bit, could you tell? Not bad for a bloke on his death bed eh? and who said blokes can’t multi-task or do anything when they are ill?

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Posted in #WeeklyBlogClub summary, blogging, budget cuts, Business, cake/caek, communicating, communities, culture, customer service, democracy, digital technology, education, family, festival, health, humanity, local government, mental health, photography, police, public relations, public sector, public spaces, rugby, social care, social media, storytelling

What a week at the Dubai 7s

The Sporting Wag aka Hannah Chia reviews the Dubai 7s rugby tournament. As a roving reporter she gets to go behind the scenes and meet the stars. If ever there was a case for a reporter carrying a pair of

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Pearl of Africa Choir

Carol Woolley’s first Christmas concert of the season was shared with a very special group of young people. It was the second time that The Kidderminster Valentines have sung with The Pearl of Africa Children’s choir from Uganda. Pearl of Africa

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Posted in charitable trusts, childcare, festival, friendship, music, performing arts

32 Christmas days and what they have taught me

There’s no better way to get in the mood for Christmas than remembering a few of the things about the festive period from previous years. 32 Christmas days and what they have taught me by Rough Cat

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