Social Responsibility

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TLC Pub Quiz 2009 – the good, the bad, and the hungover…

6 March 2009 | Alex Christie

Well, the morning after the night before and I have a few things to report from the TLC Pub Quiz 2009 (in aid of Oak Lodge school for deaf and hearing impaired children): 1. I [...]

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CT CSR 2009

26 January 2009 | Alex Christie

A few of the Tamar CT staff are heading off to Vuyani on Wednesday morning to meet up with Mahlubi (The Headmaster of Vuyani) for our first CSR planning meeting of 2009. Some of the [...]

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Coming Soon… The 2nd Annual TLC Pub Quiz!

20 January 2009 | Henry Elliss

On March the 5th, at the George IV pub in Chiswick, we will once again be hosting a sensational pub quiz to raise money for the Tamar Lifeline Charity – and we'd LOVE you to [...]

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Tamar CT CSR 2009

16 January 2009 | Alex Christie

After a highly successful CSR project in 2008, the CT office is gearing up and getting very excited about 2009.  The 2009 CSR will be Tamar's third successive project at Vuyani Primary School in Gugletu [...]

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Let the 2009 fundraising begin with a kick-off

16 January 2009 | Alex Christie

To get the ball rolling for raising funds for the Tamar 2009 CSR project and for the Tamar Lifeline Charity (TLC). Myself and Barrie are organising a 5-a-side football tournament. After all, everyone likes a [...]

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London Calling: CSR comes home

21 November 2008 | Alex Christie

On a Friday, I felt after a very busy week, it was a great time to take a breath and let everyone know a bit more about the Tamar CSR project for 2009… After the [...]

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Yue Miao Athletics Carnival

17 November 2008 | Alex Christie

A mere 3 months after the Olympic Games, sports mania found its way to Western Shanghai for an athletics carnival at the Yue Miao School. It was a grey old Saturday afternoon, but you wouldn’t [...]

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Update from Vuyani

29 October 2008 | Tanya Goodin

Paving stones, gardens, donations and swings I popped along to the school in Gugulethu today in order to have a wee peaek at a number of developments since my last visit in February to Vuyani. [...]

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Mid-Autumn Festival

16 September 2008 | Alex Christie

 Sunday 14th September was the Mid Autumn Festival in China, also known as the Moon Festival. This is a big holiday in China, and means a public holiday at least. Before the holiday we were [...]

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Donated goods arrive at Vuyani

20 August 2008 | Alex Christie

After a lengthy battle with bureaucracy all the donated goods from the UK where finally delivered to Vuyani this week. The books were particularly warmly received by the principal. Vuyani doesn’t have a library and [...]