Acts of Service: Nursing

Acts of Service: Nursing

Acts of Service: Nursing Words: Mary Nesbitt I have been a nurse for almost 39 year and if I had my time over again I would do exactly the same job. They say it is a “calling” and I tend to agree. Yes, we serve the general public, but I can assure you it has never...
Acts of Service: Nursing

Acts of Service: Gainford School Jubilee Challenges

Acts of Service: Gainford C of E school Gainford pupils were excited to get involed in the Acts of Service Jubilee Theme and shared with us some of their favourite moments.   Gainford pupils set themselves’ Platinum Jubilee Challenges’ to make a...
Acts of Service: Nursing

Acts of Service: Staindrop School Charity

Acts of Service: Staindrop School Charity   Staindrop Primary continued their Acts of Service theme by undertaking a series of activities in the run-up to the Platinum Jubilee Celebrations. They engaged in tree planting within the community, a valuable activity...
Acts of Service: Nursing

Acts of Service: Local Farming

Acts of Service: Steven Nesbitt on Local Farming Do farmers serve the wider community? This is the question I was asked, and my immediate answer was, “of course”.   Farmers grow crops that go into the food chain both locally, nationally and globally. Farmers grow...
Acts of Service: Nursing

Acts of Service: A Serviceman’s Perspective

Acts of Service: A Serviceman’s Perspective Serve to Lead   When, as a wide-eyed army recruit at Pirbright Barracks in September 1981, I took the Oath of Allegiance, the trepidation and exhilaration of the surreal and breakneck environment of The Guards...
Acts of Service: Nursing

Acts of Service: Support at Crucial Times

Acts of Service Support at crucial times   Claire Beadon writes on how her role as a Bereavement Councillor is more than an Act of Service for the people she supports.   I have been working as a bereavement counsellor (often referred to as a grief...