‘Free to Feed’ campaign, aimed to support and encourage mums to feel confident and comfortable about breastfeeding both at home and in public. Through its Breastfeeding Brasseries, and one to one support program with other mums. The campaign also hopes to raise awareness in local businesses to provide a friendly and supportive environment for mums … Read moreJulia discusses the topic of Breastfeeding with Luton and Bedfordshire Children’s Services
Anita interviews Dorian Alexis, the co-owner of Samson Gym; he explains why they have created a charity called Samson Academy. Samson Academy works with the homeless, substance addicts, young people, gang members, young people who are on the autistic spectrum, isolated older adults and adults with learning disabilities. Dorian describes how Samson Academy is structured, … Read moreAnita talks to Dorian about his charity Samson Academy and young people.
Here Kiran From Bedford Radio talks to Emma. Emma is a photographer from Riches Photography; she is an unusual photographer as she specialises in boudoir photography. Boudoir photography is very often associated with men taking photos of women for men to enjoy. However, Emma works for women who want to have great photos of themselves … Read moreKiran talks to Emma about Boudoir photography helping to build confidence.
The end of May was Dementia Action Week, a week which sees local communities raise awareness about dementia, run activities and promote the fantastic organisations that work to support those who are affected by dementia. Tibbs Dementia Foundation provides many different activities and support for those who have dementia, their carers, family and friends. I … Read moreTibbs Dementia Foundation – Three Lovely Ladies June 2019
The 10th to the 17th June is Carers week a celebration of people who very often at the detriment of their own mental and physical health care for family and friends for little or no money. Anita talks to two Carers Misbah and Dawn about their struggles. ‘Not on your own any more’ Dawn struggles … Read moreCarers Week 2019 – Dawn
The 10th to the 17th June is Carers week a celebration of people who very often at the detriment of their own mental and physical health care for family and friends for little or no money. Anita talks two Carers Misbah and Dawn about their struggles. ‘Come back to Life Again’ Misbah talks about the … Read moreCarers Week 2019 – Misbah
1st to 7th June is Volunteer Week, and the 17th to the 23 June is Refugee Week. Brenda, a retired teacher, explained to Anita from Bedford Radio how rewarding and purposeful befriending the residents of Yarl’s wood, Yarl’s wood a Detention Centre for asylum seekers and an immigration removal centre. Brenda visits weekly and has been volunteering for 3 … Read moreBrenda was awarded Volunteer of the year, working with Yarl’s Wood Befrienders
Kayleigh makes reusable products such as sanitary pads and kitchen rolls etc Kayleigh Waplington fed up with using traditional sanitary products decided to pull out her sewing machine, and make her own. She was not happy with the alternatives that she purchased and realised that there were a need and a market for her handmade … Read moreWomens Show 24th March 2019 – Kayleigh From Rainbow Rags On Reusable Sanitary Towels & Other Eco Products
The first part of the podcast was recorded on the 8th March 2019 on International Women’s Day. Anita attended the Bedfordshire Business Women’s annual awards ceremony. In the podcast, she interviewed Alice Gadney winner Best New Business, Alison Moore winner Self-employed Businesswomen of the year, and winner Silver Heart award and Arlene Rust runner up … Read moreWomens Show Episode 10 – Interviews From Bedfordshire Business Women Annual Award Night And Interview With Creating Memories
Interview & Review by Tom Carr ‘Gloriana’ is the fifth instalment of a novella nostalgia series, where films of a day gone past inspire a modern story. Based on the 2008 film, ‘Valkyrie’ starring the one and only Tom Cruise, this modern novella takes the 1940s story and updates it to encompass the dark and … Read moreInterview with Bedford Author Oliver Richbell and a review of his book Gloriana