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TED – getting creative

10 August 2009 | Annie Wakefield

Occasionally we all need a bit of inspiration, or to hear a positive message, or want to learn about something completely different. If you haven’t already come across TED, then I can highly recommend it [...]

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Back to school!

28 July 2009 | Annie Wakefield

This weekend Tamar’s own Barrie Bowles visited Oak Lodge School in Balham, the location of our 2009 UK Charity project. It was the first time that anyone has visited since we completed the project in June, [...]

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Activate 2009 – Part 1

2 July 2009 | Alex Christie

Activate 2009 is the first exclusive one-day summit providing a unique gathering of leaders working across all sectors of industry. The main objective – to get a discussion started (right now) sharing, debating and creating [...]

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Fancy a game of pairs?

30 June 2009 | Sarah Graveling

More Tamar business cards arrived in this office this week! Tamar’s culture has always been centered around the talent and enthusiasm of the team. We’re a bright bunch, so we wanted this to be visible [...]

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Tamar TLC – Gugulethu Day 4

12 June 2009 | Alex Christie

Our final day at the school was mainly occupied by tying up some loose ends and saying farewell to the students and teachers. We furnished the ‘outside classroom’ with a bed of tires for climbing [...]

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Tamar TLC – Gugulethu round 3, Day 3

10 June 2009 | Annie Wakefield

Day 3 of Tamar Cape Town’s project at Vuyani and once again the sun rose over the industrious painters and diggers who finished off the bookshelves and outdoor classroom in record time. First up was [...]

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Tamar TLC – Gugulethu round 3, Day 2

9 June 2009 | Alex Christie

On yet another unseasonably warm Cape Town winters day the team began the day in high spirits and excitement. Todays tasks included completing the bookshelf structure, painting them and then also mounting the support beams [...]

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CSR Project 2009 – Day 1

8 June 2009 | Alex Christie

Well, today was the the first day of the 2009 CSR project for Tamar.  Here in the UK we are working with Oak Lodge School in Balham, South London.  An amazing school which specialises in [...]

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Tamar Community Project at Oak Lodge School – Day 1

8 June 2009 | Alex Christie

  On an overcast morning that broke into occasional sunshine, the Tamar team were warmly welcomed to the Oak Lodge School by School Principal, Denise Morton, Senior Teacher, Claire Ingham and Communication Co-ordinator Lesley Davidson. [...]

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Tamar TLC – Gugulethu round 3, Day 1

8 June 2009 | Alex Christie

Cape Town:  Project managers log It was a fine Winters morning in Cape town when we set off to Gugulethu for day one of our CSR project. Everybody was in high spirits – with only [...]