Tag Archives: Laura Burton-Lawrence

The omelette challenge!

We had barely been at the Tonbridge Farmers’ Market five minutes when we were approached by John the Baker (@BakerJohnKent) to take part in the famous omelette challenge – only 33 seconds to beat (the record set by John).  No pressure there then!  I will admit that as I have made omelettes before and as Russell had not… Read More »

The Community Show #20

Broadcast on Thursday 10th September 2015.  Listen to the show to find all the latest event details taking place over the next couple of weeks in Kent and the county borders.  We are certainly getting more live interaction via our favourite social media channels, Twitter and Facebook, and we called upon the help of our show guinea pig… Read More »

The Community Show #19

Broadcast on Thursday 3rd September 2015.  Our studio guest was Rachel Holweger, Director of Fundraising at ellenor.  With 75% of funding for this charity having to be raised each year, Rachel and her team are constantly looking at new fun and exciting ways to raise money to help continue with the high standard of care that is delivered… Read More »

The Community Show #17

Broadcast on Thursday 20th August 2015.  As we’ve now managed to master taking phone calls during the show we were delighted to welcome our first phone guest, Symone Salwan – Director of Home Instead Senior Care Tunbridge Wells, Sevenoaks and Edenbridge, who is in the process of launching Dementia Cafe’s in the Kent towns of Westerham and Edenbridge.  Not only that… Read More »

The Community Show #11

Broadcast on Thursday 9th July 2015.  Our studio guest was Adam McEvoy, South Powerchair Football Development Officer – The Wheelchair Football Association  (The WFA).  Having traveled back from Paris last week, he braved the detour caused by Operation Stack to reach the studio in time!  Powerchair Football is a fast growing sport and Adam is responsible for raising awareness… Read More »

The Community Show #10

Broadcast on Thursday 2nd July 2015.  Due to Operation Stack in place our studio guest couldn’t make it so for the first time since we launched the show we went solo!  Thank goodness for all the activities taking place around Kent over the next couple of weeks so we were certainly not short on show material.  Our key… Read More »

The Community Show #8

Broadcast on Thursday 18th June 2015.  Our studio guest was The Mayor of Tonbridge & Malling, Cllr Owen Baldock (or Owen as he said we could call him).  Having been Mayor for only 4 weeks at the time of broadcast, Owen is certainly doing as much as he can for Tonbridge & Malling.  His chosen charities are The… Read More »

The Community Show #7

Broadcast on Thursday 11th June 2015. Our studio guest was Gary Kirton, Founder of Ashford Community Funds, a fundraising organisation raising money for various charities. His most recent fundraiser was a charity football event which so far as raised over £6.5k! Listen to the show to find out why Gary spends the majority of his free time organising… Read More »

The Community Show #6

Broadcast on Thursday 4th June.  Our studio guest was Jane Woodward, Ambassador and Volunteer at Hospice in the Weald.  Not only was it Volunteers Week but also fundraising week for the Hospice. If you would like to find out more about volunteering or fundraising for Hospice in the Weald you can find plenty of information on their website… Read More »

The Community Show #5

Broadcast on Thursday 28th May.  Our studio guests were: Sally Laker, Co-founder of the deaf children’s football team run by Herne Bay Youth Football Club with team coaches Gemma Vass and Thomas Mead. To get in touch with the team you can email secretary@hernebayyouth.co.uk  or call Sally Laker on 07738 528802 for more details.