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Stephen Clarke – The Bristol Pound

Stephen Clarke likes to keep himself amused by walking into local shops and asking if they accept the Bristol Pound, the local currency of which he is a passionate advocate. If the shopkeeper does, then great, they conduct business. If he … Continue reading

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Carole Jackson – Child Abuse: a reality check

The media love to report about missing children. But what sells papers or what makes for compelling television isn’t necessarily representative of the facts of child abuse. Carole Jackson tells us what the facts really are and asks us to … Continue reading

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Sam Phippen – Sixth Formers & Power Tools

Does giving “psychotic, hormonally charged teenagers” wood, metal and powertools sound like a good idea to you? Listening to student robo-creator-evangelist Sam Phippen not only it seems like fun, it’s a worthy cause. Together with students from Bristol and Southampton … Continue reading

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Dave Woodward – How to run Charity Poker

  Dave Woodward came a long way to tell us about his great idea to get a decent  game of poker. We’re please he did. If you are interested in learning more about his charity poker idea, contact him via … Continue reading

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Vashti Richards – Changing a life with a loan

Vashti Richards spoke about the great charity she set up to raise finance for people who need it most. Find out more at Deki.org.uk

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