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HMP Shepton Mallet: Who Cares? Guest blog by Alison Carroll

  • 26 July 2015, 10:07 am
  • By Claire
  • in Shepton Mallet Prison

I am going to start with a confession. I have only lived in the area for 15 years. I have no historic connection to Shepton Mallet. I have no connection to HMP Shepton Mallet. Do I care about the future of the place? Yes, but only in the sense that I care[...]

The future of giving – a good business decision?

  • 25 July 2015, 10:29 am
  • By Claire
  • in Digital Museum

In a recent workshop we ran: The Future of Giving – Connecting with the Generous Generation, we explored  - with charities and “boomers” in attendance – how demographics is set to have a huge impact on the future of giving. Th[...]

Unlocking potential with the love of words

  • 27 June 2015, 9:38 am
  • By Claire
  • in Creative Writing

I had the opportunity to attend a rather special event, on behalf of the Wells Festival of Literature.   This was an annual celebration for children’s literacy charity Beanstalk held at the House of Commons. Beanstalk recruits, vets, trains and s[...]