Tag Archives: food

Woodies help the homeless

For the last week 700 young people have been camping at the Drum Hill Scout Camp at Long Eaton just north of Derby.  On this occasion they were not Scouts or Guides, but from a different youth organisation also with … Continue reading

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Farewell help

Yesterday I went to the thanksgiving service for one of our Liberal Democrat members whom I first met about 10 years ago, Joyce Hayes.  For nearly all that time she had been a reliable helper, doing a regular Focus delivery … Continue reading

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Traditional cooking to save energy/money

A month ago I attended a discussion about how we can live more lightly on the world.  This has been a long-time theme among Quakers, from the time of George Fox (whose preaching led to their formation) to now.  Phrases … Continue reading

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Planning ahead

For a long time it’s worried me how many people plan for today and expect tomorrow to be much the same.  But life isn’t always like that and some trends one can anticipate and prepare for. It was with that in … Continue reading

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