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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Broadcast on Thursday 18th October 2018.  Listen to the show to find out all the latest community, charity and fundraising events happening in and around Kent.  Presented by Laura Lawrence and Joseph Wooltorton. If you would like your event mentioned on the show or to be a potential guest, please ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 11th October.  Our studio guest was Claire Battersby, Community Fundraiser at Demelza Hospice Care for Children to talk about their upcoming Pumpkin Hunt taking place this Half Term!  Listen to the show to find out how you can join in with the fun fundraiser and also find out ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 4th October.  Our studio guest was Emma Cooney from Stronger Kent Community Fairs who also stood in as co-host for the morning while usual co-host Joseph sat in traffic on the M20.  Listen to the show to find out about the Stronger Kent Community project, run by local ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 27th September 2018.  Our studio guest was Natalie Smith, Director of Grants and Impact at Kent Community Foundation.  If you're part of a community group/organisation/charity operating in the Kent and Medway area then this show is a MUST LISTEN!  Natalie explains the types of funding available and ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 20th September 2018.  We were joined in the studio by two members of the Communigrow.org.uk team - Secretary and Trustee Helen Turner and Volunteer Coordinator Maria Paez. Communigrow is a registered charity run by a group of volunteers.  Learning, teaching and sharing are at the core of ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 13th September 2018.  We were joined in the studio by Tim Woodhouse, Suicide Prevention Specialist at Kent County Council as a new fund is available, funded by the Kent and Medway STP, for community groups to help tackle suicide in Kent and Medway as part of their Saving ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 6th September 2018.  We were joined on the phone by Jan Ryan, Director at UK Arts International and Producer of a Hannah and Hanna in Dreamland, a production coming to Kent in October 2018.  The production follows the journey of two girls who met as teenagers, Hannah ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 30th August 2018.  It was a delight to have Joseph Wooltorton back in the studio after his break.  Our studio guests were Peter Kingham and Paul Dashwood, part of the organising committee for the Edenbridge Motor Show & Music Festival, organised by the Eden Valley Chamber of ...
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