Broadcast on Thursday 18th April 2019.  Our studio guest was Chris Pollard, Trustee and Interim CEO at Romney Resource Centre, a charity offering local people of all ages excellent information, advice and guidance, training and education. Listen to the show to hear how the Resource Centre is supporting the local community ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 4th April 2019.  We were joined in the studio by Phil Bungay from the Parkinson's UK: Medway Working Age Group, Jane Cullen - author, and on the phone Steve Ford, Chief Executive at Parkinson's UK.  World Parkinson's Day is coming up next Thursday 11th April and Parkinson's ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 21st March 2019.  We were joined on the phone by Symone Salwan, Co-Chair of the Sevenoaks Area Dementia Friendly Community Forum (SADFC) to talk about the upcoming Run, Walk, Push Against Dementia event taking place in Knole Park (Sevenoaks) on Sunday 12th May 2019 to raise funds ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 14th March 2019.  Studio Guests were: Zoe from Lily's Bistro and Lily's Social Kitchen CIC in Canterbury, providing employment opportunities to those who are vulnerable and face barriers to employment; and Jo and Jenny from The Umbrella Café CIC in Whitstable, a community cafe for everybody and one ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 7th March 2019.  My studio guest was John Handley, CEO at The Bridge Trust, a charity supporting single homeless people in West Kent with advice, accommodation and support.  Listen to the show to hear about the support the charity provide to those in need of their assistance, supporting ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 28th February 2019.  We were joined by Natalie Smith - Director of Grants and Impact at Kent Community Foundation.  Listen to the show to hear all about the grant process for applying for funding and how the Kent Community Foundation will really do what they can to ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 21st February.  We were joined on the phone by Steph Harrison to talk about the Sevenoaks Breast Cancer Support Group running weekly from the Basement at the Stag Theatre in Sevenoaks, on Tuesdays from 10.30am until 12.30pm. The group is for both men and women (did you ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 14th February 2019.  Presented by Laura with co-host Sian Murphy.  Listen to the show to hear the latest updates from the community, charity and fundraising sector in Kent, Surrey & Sussex. If you'd like to be a guest on a future show or would like a shout ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 7th February 2018.  Our studio guest was Christine Chetwood, Manager at wHoo Cares CIC, and organisation improving the lives of all people on the Hoo Peninsula.  Listen to the show to find out about how wHoo Cares was created and how it's developed since.  It's not just ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 24th January 2019.  With so many shout out requests I welcomed guest co-host Phill Thorne into the studio to help me.  Listen to the show to not only hear about the many community, charity and fundraising events that are taking place over the next few weeks.  With ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 17th January 2019.  Our featured interviews were with Emily Holzhausen, Director of Policy and Public Affairs at Carers UK and Della Phillips, a case study who has received help from Carers UK.  They are running a campaign to help individuals reflect and recognise their caring role. To ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 10th January 2019.  Our studio guest was James Green, a volunteer at Fresh Start for Hens (FSFH) in Tenterden who rehome hens which are due for slaughter.  The organisation is run entirely by volunteers who are either contacted directly by farmers who have a flock of hens due ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 20th December 2018.  My studio guest was Susie Chassagne from The Blackthorn Trust who also did a great job as guest co-host!  The trust, based in Maidstone, provides a therapeutic environment in which people can recover, grow and develop.  They run continuing programmes for those with mental health ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 13th December 2018.  We were joined on the phone by England Cricketer Ryan Sidebottom and Head of Community at TSB, Bola Gibson to talk about Local Charities Day on Friday 14th December.  TSB are helping smaller charities to raise their profiles and providing support through their branches ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 6th December 2018.  I was joined in the studio by previous show co-host Ken Tymms to help me run through all the shout out requests for events taking place over the next few weeks. [audio src="http://www.thecommunityshow.net/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/CommShow_176.mp3" /] ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 29th November 2018.  Our guest interview was with Eleanor Hevey, Senior Policy and Advocacy Manager at the British Red Cross talking about loneliness.  Loneliness is a big problem in the UK, not just with adults but young people are also feeling the effects of loneliness in their ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 22nd November 2018.  We were joined on the phone by Jo Banks and Kerry Battersby from the Edenbridge Community Christmas Association.  Kerry wanted to bring Christmas back to her local town centre and in January this year put a shout out on Facebook to see if anyone ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 15th November 2018.  Our studio guest was Sally Flatteau Taylor, Chief Executive at The Maypole Project, a charity providing support to children with complex medical needs and their families.  The Maypole Project was founded by Sally in 2003 after she discovered a need for extra support services.  ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 8th November 2018.  Our studio guest was Phil Thorne who has been busy organising a 'Rock for Remembrance' event, along with his wife, at the Tap Room in Ashford taking place THIS Saturday, 10th November 2018.  The event will run from 12pm until 10pm and you can ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 1st November 2018.  It was Laura's FIRST solo show but she wasn't completely alone as a pumpkin version of Joseph was there to keep her company. Listen to the show to hear the live telephone interview with the Edenbridge Bonfire Society artist Andrea Deans who, just a ...
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