Citizen’s Advice Swindon

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13th July 2016 [jetpack_subscription_form] Hello listeners This post is some information from the wonderful Citizen’s Advice peeps here in Swindon. They are looking for volunteers to help them with their expanding telephone service. Volunteers needed for Citizen’s Advice Swindon’s Telephone Service Expansion Citizens Advice Swindon is expanding its telephone advice

Stylish Swindon 

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27th June 2016 [jetpack_subscription_form] It’s all in the best possible taste! “Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.”  ― Coco Chanel Okay listeners – what we have here is a light-hearted blog but with a purpose which is to give something of a showcase to

Small Business Saturday UK

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4th June 2016 Small Business Saturday UK https://www.smallbusinesssaturdayuk.com [jetpack_subscription_form] If any listeners out there have read any of my ramblings in this section of this blog: http://swindonian.me/category/swindon-in-business/ you’ll have an inkling that I do what I can to support small businesses and the whole notion of shopping locally. In fact – I

New blog category: community

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28th May 2016 [jetpack_subscription_form] A quick flag up that I’ve created a new category on Born again Swindonian for community related posts: http://swindonian.me/category/swindon-community-groups/ There’s posts in it about some of Swindon’s community groups yes – but there’s a wider brush to it too – so there is now and will be

SAPAC: South Asian Performing Arts Centre

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28th May 2016 [jetpack_subscription_form] Hello listeners – here we have some lovely information from Indu Sharma about SAPAC! Not so long back I put a post on here about the Swindon Indian Association so this a welcome addition to Born again Swindonian. Read about Swindon’s Indian Association here: http://swindonian.me/2016/03/16/swindon-indian-association/  There’s a

Grow Bag day

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10th May 2016 [jetpack_subscription_form] Incredible Edible Swindon Grow Bag day: Wednesday 18th May The Answer Lies in the Soil! ‘In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.’ Margaret Atwood If the above quotation resonates with you then read on! You might want get down and

I want muscle!

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28th April 2016 This post is a call, a shout-out, from Swindon man Barry Mitchell to join him in forming a ‘Global Justice Now’ group here in Swindon. [jetpack_subscription_form] Global Justice Now: http://www.globaljustice.org.uk Twitter: @GlobalJusticeUK https://www.facebook.com/globaljusticeuk From the GJN website:  “Global Justice Now is a democratic social justice organisation working as part

Incredible Edible Swindon: Sowing & Planting Party

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Tuesday 5th April Incredible Edible Swindon: Sowing & Planting Party – Saturday 9th April [jetpack_subscription_form] The Incredible Edible network: http://incredibleediblenetwork.org.uk: From its humble beginnings in 2007, Incredible Edible is now a real embodiment of ‘the power of small ideas’. Hello listeners Another quick shout-out for the lovely people at Incredible Edible Swindon