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On the road again.

Its that time of year. 2000 miles travelled thus far. Thankfully the weather has been kind. Just one night of cold around minus 15 no heating and sleeping with all clothes and hat. Now in bulgaria great response and thanks … Continue reading

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On tour with Regus roadshow

National recycling week. Day one of the roadshow kicks off at Motherwell in Scotland in partnership with Regus office solutions.

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Charity’s Recycling Operations Benefit from Substantial Corporate Donations

PRESS RELEASE 28th January 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Charity’s Recycling Operations Benefit from Substantial Corporate Donations Recycling charity, Computers for Charities, are delighted to announce that they have received substantial donations from two corporate businesses. Toyota Industries UK were initially … Continue reading

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Roads closed ahead so sitting tight

Roads remain closed due to snow and ice. No option but to sit wait and hope.

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Finally reached our destination

Finally road sort of cleared and limped into Shumen our final delivery point. Exhausted of Hailsham

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Cold very cold

High winds have subsided and clear skies. Cold very cold. Weather wise this year has proved challenging to say the least. Roads here are not good. The van is blessed with winter tyres and snow chains so not been a … Continue reading

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White out

Weather has taken a turn for the worse. Snow and strong winds have proved treacherous. Roads closed in romania and bulgaria with tail back of poor lorry drivers for miles. Managed to get over the border into bulgaria but halted … Continue reading

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Shoebox deliveries update

2000 miles covered through snow and freezing temperatures. Shoe boxes. Warm clothing. Medical supplies. Computer equipment and more delivered. Back on the road today leaving romania for bulgaria. Well recieved and folk grateful for your support. Ruth doing well excellent … Continue reading

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Tough times in the cold!

This is as good as it gets at 6 in the morning after a night sleeping in our vans in the middle of december. Alison flew back from Budapest having a stomach upset. Sadly despite all efforts it was not … Continue reading

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Still smiling after 15hrs driving

Still smiling despite 15 hours driving and not arriving back in romania until 2am for a journey in the Uk that would take a lot less time.

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