Broadcast on Thursday 16th August 2018.  My guest co-host was Sian Murphy, standing in for Joseph, and we were delighted to be joined on the phone by Rob Nelson to tell us about the work of The Harmony Therapy Trust who provide help to the seriously ill or those in ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 2nd August 2018.  Our studio guests were Carl Lewis, Poppy Appeal Organiser for Tonbridge and his deputy, Reggie Ment.  Carl has raised thousands of pounds for the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal (over £37,000 last year).  On the weekend of the 18th and 19th August, Carl and ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 26th July 2018.  My special guest co-host was Sian Murphy from The Women in Business Radio Show.  I thought it would be a good opportunity to not only celebrate 4 years as her co-host but also give her the opportunity to experience a radio show as a ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 19th July 2018.  Our studio guests were Lucy-Anne Petto and Lisa Heath from TEAL (Therapeutic Equine Assisted Learning CIC).  Listen to the show to find out what it is about horses that makes them so special and how they are able to work with people to help ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 12th July 2018.  We were joined in the studio by students from the Dartford Science & Technology College to talk about their upcoming Community Day event on Wednesday 18th July 2018.  Now in it's fourth year, the Community Day event was created by Jonathan and involves sending ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 5th July 2018.  Our scheduled guest, Emma Machin, from Foal Farm Animal Rescue in Biggin Hill was unable to make it in at the last minute due to sickness (don't worry, she's okay) so we were unable to find out all about Foal Farm but we did ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 28th June 2018.  Our studio guest was Huw Page from Sporting Bears - Koala Bears.  The Sporting Bears are dedicated classic and sports car enthusiasts, formed in 1989, who raise money for children’s charities up and down the country and the Koala Bears cover the South East.  To date ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 21st June 2018, Global MND (Motor Neurone Disease) Awareness Day.  We were joined in the studio by Phil Bungay - Lead Coordinator of the Parkinson's UK: Medway Working Age Group & Co-Lead of the Medway Neurological Network, Janine Starling - Kent Local Development Manager for Parkinson's UK ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 14th June 2018.  With this week being Carers Week 2018 (11-17th June), we were delighted to be joined by Amy Weaver, Communication and Involvement Manager at Carers First, who have been running events across Kent over the last few days, with a few more still to take ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 7th June 2018.  Our phone guest was Caroline Arnold, Director at Bore Place in Chiddingstone, home to the Commonwork Trust.  There is always plenty going on at Bore Place with many opportunities to learn new skills via one of their well-established programmes in education, sustainability, organic agriculture, horticulture, ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 31st May 2018.  Our studio guest was Stephen Gray from The Young Lives Foundation (YLF) to tell us about a celebrity charity football match taking place on Sunday 10th June 2018 at the Gallagher Stadium, home of Maidstone United.  All proceeds from the match will be going to ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 24th May 2018.  Our studio guest was Claire Battersby, Community Fundraiser at Demelza Hospice Care for Children to talk about Children's Hospice Week, raising awareness of the work that children's hospices do.  For anyone who wants to know more about the work of Demelza, there is a Community Fun Day ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 17th May 2018.  Our studio guest was Camilla Slattery, Head of Fundraising and Voluntary Services at Queen Victoria Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in East Grinstead.  With the NHS celebrating 70 years on 5th July 2018, they have come up with the Big 7Tea Campaign to mark the anniversary.  ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 10th May 2018.  It was our annual broadcast about Dying Matters Awareness week, this year from 14th-20th May 2018.  We were joined in the studio by Sandra Cayzer and Lyn Folan from Heart of Kent Hospice.  It's not an easy topic to discuss with family and loved ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 3rd May 2018.  We were joined in the studio by Carl Lewis, Tonbridge Poppy Appeal Organiser.  Last year Carl and his team raised over £37,000 from the Tonbridge Poppy Appeal, an absolutely staggering amount.  Not only is he coordinating the fundraising from the selling of poppy's but ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 19th April 2018.  Our studio guest was Katrina Adams, Head of Charity at We Are Beams - a charity supporting disabled children and their families.  The charity was formed 22 years ago as the Parents Consortium and rebranded last year to We Are Beams.  They provide a ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 12th April 2018.  We were joined in the studio by Juliet Shand, Trustee at Erb's Palsy UK.  the only UK based organisation offering advice, information and support to families affected by Erb’s Palsy – a condition mainly due to birth trauma which affects movement and feeling to an ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 5th April 2018.  We were joined in the studio by Zoë Quirk (Marketing) and Naomi Collick (Curator) from Chiddingstone Castle in Kent.  Listen to the show to find out more about this historic house filled with exotic treasures, the events which take place, initiatives to showcase some ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 29th March 2018.  Our studio guests were Simon Gadd, Founder & Director of Trinity Fencing CIC and Fundraising Manager, Suzanne Lestrade-Orji.  Listen to the show to hear the story of why Simon set up Trinity Fencing specifically to employ young ex-offenders as apprentices in his business and ...
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Broadcast on Thursday 22nd March 2018.  We were delighted to welcome back Sarah MacDonald and Jo Hage to the studio, founders of Kent Charity Awards who celebrated their 2018 Awards dinner on 15th March.  We were also joined by Ian Townsend-Blazier, Business Development Manager at Children and Families Ltd who ...
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