ACCORD is a registered charity which gives a specialist palliative care service to the communities of Renfrewshire and parts of East Renfrewshire.
This is the challenge that suits everyone!
Whether it’s a mile a day or three miles a few times a week, break up 31 miles throughout January in a way that works for you.
Walk, Jog or Run in the park, through town or on a treadmill at home. Take on the challenge by yourself, socially distanced with a friend or with a virtual team. Get 2021 off to a running start while raising money for end of life care at ACCORD Hospice.
Click here to find out more information.
Dates: Friday 1st January to Sunday 31st January 2021
Mummy Writes help new parents get creative and have a taster of what it’s like to be a fiction writer all while snuggling with their baby.
Their 6-week course is a chance for new parents to get creative and begin to write while snuggling with their baby from the comfort of their own home.
Designed for tired brains and multi-tasking parents, it will help you to be able to write around the chaos that having children brings and find your creativity.
Explore the basics of writing fiction – from descriptions to building characters – and start writing a story of your own.
Read examples of great fiction, and participate in a series of short writing exercises with prompts designed to get you putting pen to paper and creating the first draft of a short story.
Suitable for first-time writers or those looking to refresh their writing skills after a break.
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Nestled in West London, Hen Corner are living the good life complete with 24 hens, three colonies of honey bees, a fruitful kitchen garden and a weekly micro bakery. During the lockdown, they are hosting online/virtual courses.
Whilst the ground may look cold and barren in midwinter London, it’s a different story in sunny Spain – the Seville oranges are in season…
* A history of preserving and marmalade
* Top tips for the perfect set
* Preparing fruit and creating two varieties of marmalade:
– Traditional Seville Orange Marmalade
– Lemon, Honey & Ginger Marmalade
You can find out more information here.
Date: Wednesday 20th January 2021
Time: 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Due to only being able to work on the events website in my spare time, I couldn’t possibly bring you all of the amazing comedy taking place during lockdown. This is why I highly recommend you take a look at The Lockdown Comedy Guide.
They provide listings for all the standup (and standup-adjacent) online events happening during the lockdown. These are live events only, no pre-recorded events. There are events happening every day so if you like comedy, check them out 🙂