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    AVM conference - save the date
    Assoc of Volunteer Managers
    This year's AVM conference will be on Thursday, 23rd October 2014. It will be held at Hamilton House in London. Further details will be released in due course.
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    Zorro The Panto auditions (actors, singers, dancers, tech)
    southdevonplayers Brixham, Torbay, UK
    Open auditions, talking place on Sunday Sept 14th, at 1pm, at our usual rehearsal venue of Chestnut Community Centre, Poplar Close, Brixham, TQ5 0SA If you are unable to attend this date and would like to considered, please contact for an alternative auditions date to be arranged. These are...
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    Winter Calls Befriender
    Viridian Housing London SW9, UK
    BACKGROUND INFORMATION The winter can be a particularly vulnerable time for some of our older residents, especially if they’re housebound or isolated. This can lead to ill health and can be fatal. We want to change that. As a Winter Hero volunteer, you will be calling some of our residents to provid...
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    Volunteer Writer
    Age UK Wigan Borough Wigan, Wigan WN1 1HX, UK
    This role involves coordinating our monthly volunteer e-newsletter which will be sent out to all volunteers and staff. The role will include designing the e-newsletter and writing the relevant articles. It will also include working alongside other services to research and collect volunteer data in...