Our speakers on 3 October were Mary Biddle and Ali Greenhalgh from Cumbris CVS (Council for Voluntary Service). They described an initiative to provide help, advice and training to small community groups and charities in South Cumbria. Called the Community Connectors Project, they are initially exploring what is needed and how they can react and support. They promised to return in twelve ,months to report on progress.
more Duke of Edinburgh Expedition Organisation
more John Broadhead spoke about his life in Printing
more Unlocking Potential in the Young
more Job Talk
more Natalie Huddart
more Mike Flynn, who gave us the story of the ill-fated TSR2 project.
more SolarAid is an international charity founded in 2006 to combat poverty and climate change
more Gave a presentation called "There is no planet B. What will it take to deal with the climate change emergency?"
more Life at the Bank
more A présentation of the work of the Cumbria Deaf Association
more A presentation detailing the charity's works and aims.
more 'New Beginnings' is a charity set up to help refugees coming to this country.
more The speaker at the meeting of Kendal Rotary Club on 25th July was Carole Wood, Chairwoman of ‘South Lakes Action on Climate Change’.
more Roger Downing takes over as president of the club
more A talk about the number of red squirrels left in England.
more A presentation detailing the work of the charity.
more The speaker gave us an insight into his life as a motorcycle policeman
more A presentation by the Principal about the college
more A presentation detailing the work of the Charity
more The speaker at the on 28th March was one of our own members, John Graham, who took us on an illustrated tour of some of the many towns in Cumbria.
more BEEP Doctors are a charity, similar to the Cumbria and the NW Air Ambulance services.
more The speaker described a new £3 million building.
more Kendal Open Door is a community sponsorship group enabling a refugee family to settle in Kendal.
more The speaker at the meeting of Kendal Rotary on 21st February was Dan Hinton the Headmaster of Sandgate School.
more A quiz based on the TV panel game
more Cllr Giles Archibald of Kendal Town Council gave a talk on his role on the Council with regard to Environment and Biodiversity.
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