Band Night

We followed the very successful Art Auction in September with another successful night… BAND NIGHT!  We’ve had charity Band Nights at work before but the last one was back in 2010 and although I didn’t actually go I’d heard good things about the bands who played.  Before we knew it, four acts had volunteered to play; the date was chosen and the venue booked.  All we had to do was sell 160 tickets!  The wonderful Creative Media team at work produced some posters and tickets and even at £10 a ticket, we managed to shift every single one. Big thanks to […]


The journey begins….

I’m at the start of a journey… I’ve been on many before. Some I should have blogged (but didn’t). Some I’ve written about (but probably shouldn’t have). Hopefully, this one will be a bit more worthwhile. Who knows? This journey probably started a long time ago but I didn’t go anywhere.  I was 11 years old and Live Aid was on. Bob Geldof was telling us to “F*ck the address and lets get the numbers” (about 53 seconds in).  Seeds were planted. I’ve done bits of charity fund-raising over the years.  I’ve dressed as a tin of tomatoes and sold “rag […]