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Charity begins with e-learning awards

The Charity Learning Consortium (CLC) Conference and Awards, which took place in the City of London on 19th November, honoured those creating the most effective learning resources with little or no budget.   The CLC – which includes over120 charities, housing associations and not-for-profits organisations among its membership – exists to enable e-learning to be [...]

By | November 20th, 2015|Categories: Learning Technologies|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Waterways Chaplains gain key information at Workplace Matters’ training day

Waterways Chaplains took a day off from their regular duties recently to attend a training day which gave them a wealth of new information - to help them in their job of offering a listening ear and, where needed, a helping hand to those living on and around Britain’s waterways.   Organised by Workplace Matters [...]

By | October 16th, 2014|Categories: Philosophy and Religion|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Second doctorate for Workplace Matters’ Chief Executive Officer

The Rev Dr John Scott’s second anniversary of his becoming CEO of Workplace Matters (WM), a charity which takes Christian values into the workplace, has been marked by his being awarded a second doctorate.   This second doctorate is in divinity and has been conferred by the University of Edinburgh. John’s first doctorate - a [...]

By | October 15th, 2014|Categories: Philosophy and Religion|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Workplace Matters awarded a grant for its Waterways Chaplaincy work

The Box Moor Trust, which manages some 480 acres of agricultural and amenity land for the benefit of the inhabitants of Hemel Hempstead and Bovingdon, has approved a grant of £2,500 to Workplace Matters (WM), an ecumenical charity which takes Christian values into the workplace.   The grant is to help WM provide equipment for [...]

By | September 29th, 2014|Categories: Lifestyle, Philosophy and Religion|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Workplace Matters sponsors St Albans’ Leadership in Business Network

Through its consultancy arm, Workplace Matters, an ecumenical charity which takes Christian values into the workplace, is running a ‘Leadership in Business Network’. In particular, the Network will be holding three evening meetings - on 22nd September, 23rd October and 27th November – at The Vineyard Centre, 7 Brick Knoll Park, St. Albans, AL1 5UG, [...]

New Chairman for Workplace Matters

Delbert Sandiford has become the new Chair of the Trustees of Workplace Matters, an ecumenical charity which takes Christian values into the workplace. He succeeds the late Alan Harpham, who had been chairman of the charity for some years but who died in January this year.   Delbert - who has been appointed to his [...]

By | September 1st, 2014|Categories: Philosophy and Religion|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Workplace Matters formalises its partnership with the Canal & River Trust

Workplace Matters, an ecumenical charity which takes Christian values into the workplace, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with The Canal & River Trust (CRT). This MoU cements the continuing development of the Waterways Chaplaincy, a service which helps boaters to cope with the difficulties they face. Under the MoU, the Trust is supporting [...]

By | July 7th, 2014|Categories: Business, Lifestyle, Philosophy and Religion|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Silver Fox turns Silver Sponsor for Charity Golf Classic

    Among the sponsors of the recent McDermott Charity Golf Classic, held in Dubai, was Silver Fox, a leading UK manufacturer of labelling solutions.   The event, which raised many thousands of dollars for charity, was held over two days - at the Jebel Ali Golf Resort, on 12th March, and The Els Club, [...]

By | March 19th, 2014|Categories: Cable labels, Miscellaneous, Sport and Leisure|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

London Luton Airport senior chaplain commissioned

  In a special service held at the Chapel at London Luton Airport, the Rev Canon Liz Hughes has been officially commissioned as the airport’s senior chaplain. The commissioning was conducted by the Bishop of Bedford, the Rt Rev Richard Atkinson.   The service - which included a tribute from Glyn Jones, Managing Director of [...]

By | January 10th, 2014|Categories: Philosophy and Religion|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Bedford Town Centre Chaplaincy officially launched

  On 14th December, from 12.15pm in Church Square (also known as Pigeon Square) in the centre of Bedford, David Hodgson, the Mayor of Bedford, will join the Bishop of Bedford, the Rt Rev Richard Atkinson, and a number of other dignitaries to officially launch Bedford’s Town Centre Chaplaincy service.   Masterminded and managed by [...]

By | December 8th, 2013|Categories: Lifestyle, Philosophy and Religion|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments