Tag Archives: Streatham Youth and Community Trust

Don’t diss young people #1000speak #BeWoW

Me, using ‘diss’. How cool. Yeah, right. I’ll never be ‘street’ or ‘cool’ but I know one young lady who certainly fits the cool moniker. One of many privileges I have these days is to be both chair of the … Continue reading

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Busy Bees and Idle Hands

Some of you may have noticed a falling off in my postings. I have a reason, though not an excuse. As I’ve mentioned here before I completed a novel for an MA a while back and have been dithering and … Continue reading

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Volunteering: the selfish truth

When I was a student, sharing a flat, first in Bristol and then on the Fulham/Chelsea border, I had this thing about kitchen floors. I had to keep them clean. Get down on my hands and knees and wash them. … Continue reading

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