Posts by Alex Christie

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Yue Miao (Shanghai) – Day 4

12 June 2008 | Alex Christie

What a great day! See Fishy Fishy Fishy blog by Tracy for the details of Day 4 with Yue Miao.

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Fishy Fishy Fishy

12 June 2008 | Alex Christie

Today was our second last day at Yue Miao for the CSR week. We started the day by enjoying yet another big meal at the school and chatting with the students. The major activity of […]

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Yue Miao (Shanghai) – Day 3

12 June 2008 | Alex Christie

As Day 4 was going to be a very exciting one for the residents of Yue Miao, they had a quiet day today and rested, so we needed to occupy ourselves which meant it was […]

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Guguletu.. more pics from Day 3

11 June 2008 | Alex Christie

With Monday and Tuesday being warm (well relatively warm) sunny days, Wednesday made up for it with torrential rain which came down in buckets and some. But we pressed on…James, Bernie and Rick starting with […]

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Day 3 at Vuyani CSR 2008

11 June 2008 | Alex Christie

This morning we were faced with showers of rain but luckily we were kept dry thanks to our tightly fitted rain gear, we managed to get some work done on the gates and we fixed […]

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Yue Miao Day 2 – Shopping and Dumplings!

10 June 2008 | Alex Christie

Today was Aidan’s dream day – shopping for gadgets and technology! This morning we went to Xu Jia Hui, which is a shopping district close to our new office. There we met with two of […]

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Tamar UK CSR Update – Tuesday

10 June 2008 | Alex Christie

I am writing this blog from a beach in Cornwall – Whitsand beach to be precise! Most of the Tamar UK office have come down here for a week of environmental volunteering. Yesterday was spent […]

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Yue Miao — here we come!

9 June 2008 | Alex Christie

Today was our first day at Yue Miao — it was so exciting to be there after almost 8 months since we started discussing what we might do in Shanghai. The first day was all […]

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Tamar @ Zhouzhuang

8 June 2008 | Alex Christie

Before we start our CSR work the at Yue Miao foster home, we decided to do a team outing to one of Shanghai’s surrounding water towns called  Zhouzhuang.  It is about 1 1/2 hours bus […]