'Use every letter you write, every conversation you have, every meeting you attend
to express your fundamental beliefs and dreams. Affirm to others the vision of the
world YOU want. You are a free, immensely powerful source of life & goodness.
Affirm It! Spread It! Radiate It! Think about it day and night and you will see a
miracle happen - the greatness of your own life!' Anonymous
*** LATEST NEWS ***
A Love Story
by Toni Powell
Toni said 'It is very exciting and kind of scary to be able to share my love story with you. It is only 9 minutes long... I would love you to watch'. Already 2500+ views since 6th May and touches on the words we use about each other, how we find what we look for and the effect of grace. Warning - Language!!
Training Webinar in the comfort of your own
home or office by GlobalNet21
Changing Communities – Value Community
& Make A Difference - 22nd May 2013 @ 2.30pm
If this webinar is of interest to you, join
the Meet-Up group, GlobalNet21 for just £10 pa.
A lot of wise words from this young man - see the
video and let me know what you think?
The benefit cap for out of work households begins today in four London boroughs: Bromley, Croydon, Enfield and Haringey. Are you one of the single parent households affected by this cap? Would you like to tell the media what impact it will have on you and your family? If so, please contact their Media Officer for more information
Londoners are invited to attend public meetings on the future of the Fire Bridgade's as part of their London Safety Plan Consultation
The Fire Authority wants your views on its Draft Fifth London Safety Plan and is holding public meetings in your borough. The consultation runs from 4 March until 17 June 2013. Click on picture to go to website.
The great DWP railcard mystery
Have you seen this card before? I’d be very surprised if you had because the DWP have made almost no effort to tell you it exists. You are able to claim if you have been unemployed for six months or more without referral to the catastrophic work programme (9 months for 18-24 year olds and 12 months for over 25s). It also extends to those claiming incapacity benefit, ESA or income support (provided you are found fit for work). In November last year, the New Deal railcard was quietly re-named the Jobcentre Plus Travel Discount Card...more
Traditonal British Values - Some people are just
proud to be British ....
The British nation, its institutions, peoples, traditions, and history has been undermined and attacked repeatedly over the last fifty years by those who teach in our schools and universities, cynical politicians in our Parliament and the self-interested officials in our communities and institutions.
Today the Traditional Britain Group has been reinvigorated by a new, dynamic generation of young, intelligent and passionate people, determined to make a difference and show that there is, will be, and has always been an alternative – real conservatism...more
Campaign Group for Housing Justice
are doing a fine bit to oppose the welfare cuts and have set up the Tell My Story website to provide a chance for individuals to provide their own personal testimony and to offer a focus for collective action. Already there are some powerful accounts to be found on the site. Housing Justice intends to compile these into a dossier of shame towards the end of the year to help mount pressure on the government to reverse these “iniquitous welfare reforms”. You can read the stories here - http://www.tellmystory.org.uk or tell your own story on http://www.tellmystory.org.uk/tell
Who benefits from Planning Law?
Ostensibly with a view to safeguarding the public interest in relation to private use of land, the law imposes a requirement to obtain planning permission for the carrying out of any development of land. Development includes 'the carrying out of building, engineering, mining or other operations in, on, over or under land' as well as 'the making of any material change in the use of any building or other land.' Thus as a matter of principle anyone who intends to carry out any of these development activities must first apply for and obtain planning permission... more
Here is an interesting 20 minute TED video about some of the possibilities to be explored as far as Food Production is concerned. Charlie Price from this social enterprise, explores the role aquaponics can play in the future of our collective food supply...more
HEALS is a charitable, not-for-profit, volunteer led, membership organisation. They work within the community to help,encourage and support those in need... more
National Coalition for Independant Action (NCIA)
National Coalition for Independent Action (NCIA) is an alliance of individuals and organisations who believe that now, more than ever, we need to unite in independent voluntary and community action... more