Month: August 2018

Insulin – a very dangerous situation – post Brexit, please use this template to write to your MP

Surprise rhino at Chester Zoo

DICATS REVOLive – Digital International Creative Arts Therapies Symposium – February 2019

We are working with a great team at Drexel in the US and others will be handling the core management of the mixed reality 360 streaming including networked social media, virtual reality and other interactive technologies throughout the 24 hours of the symposium. The…

Many NGO workers on the ground don’t speak the local language – new research from Universities of Reading and Portsmouth

Have also informally written about this concept in reference to water sanitation work. This research was conducted in Kyrgyzstan, Malawi and Peru. Full report – English, Russian Some key problems they found were: Languages generally have a low priority in development. DFID officials generally…

Info and donation site – Portugal wildfires

https://algarvefire.info/ A relative who lives out there said over 180 people lost their homes in the fires so far.

Learning Russian – cycling information (homework)

Last one of these, my tutor away at the moment. My town is part of the ‘Ride London’ bike race even though it’s outside London. Мой город в ‘Ride London’ велогонке хотя это не Лондоне. It goes up Box Hill, into the town centre…

Recent photos – community garden in Leatherhead

Falling and balance sessions for older people

I met with Master Worsfold tonight who kindly shared some of his wisdom. I suggested preparing to run ‘falling’ sessions with big padded mats. Falls are a very common injury and the psychological impact as part of the recovery takes its toll. I thought…