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Global business “Regus” partners CfC for National Recycle Week

Sussex based Computers for Charities is delighted to team up with global workspace provider Regus for National Recycle Week from 17-21 June. During the week, 34 local Regus centres in the UK will become collection points for unwanted business computers, … Continue reading

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Leonardo comes to Hailsham

PHOTO – Left Antoine, Right Julien – Leonardo da Vinci work experience Sadly not Leonardo Dicaprio but two work experience students from Normandy’s Lycee Louis Modeste Leroy have just completed four weeks work experience with Hailsham charity; Computers for Charities … Continue reading

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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 2011 Update – Thank You!

Disabled children in Bulgaria, the elderly and disadvantaged in Eastern Europe and UK all benefitted at Christmas from your overwhelming support, making 2011 our best so far. Warm clothing, given that temperatures have dropped to -17c in some areas, medical … 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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This is what it’s all about!

It’s been an amazing trip! Alison and Ruth have been busy distributing shoeboxes to disadvantaged children in Northern Romania in the town of Cluj, whilst also visiting various locations including the local municipal dump where around 400 people live in … Continue reading

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Rough weather to Romania

We have now covered 1600 miles and now are in Romania for the next couple of days. Ruth and Alison are in Cluj and are helping with the unloading of a thousand or more shoe boxes and clothing plus distribution … Continue reading

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Didn’t they do well?

Our two lady drivers. Alison from Hailsham and Ruth from Waas on the Shetland islands did amazingly well on their first day. Over 17 hours on the road and some 750 miles covered taking us up to Neuotting in Bavaria … Continue reading

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Home Run of 850 miles in a day

Blog update: Home run Boy it has been quite a trip, returning early this morning involved a non stop run from Milan back to Hailsham… 850 miles including a detour via Luxembourg certainly gave the new Renault Trafic a sound … Continue reading

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