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TouchWood South West is on BBC Spotlight!

Here is a short report on our Project ‘Women Build’ which we are currently running in Torquay. The report highlights how the project is helping women who are unemployed or on probation gain confidence and make positive changes in their lives. To watch click the link below: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-england-devon-50394848/the-women-carving-out-a-new-life-in-carpentry To find out more and to apply …

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Skills for Life

TouchWood South West has received funding to work with 6 Primary Schools to pilot a programme to bring back practical Skills at Primary Level. This is what we have made so far!

Here is an interview with Astrid Arnold of TouchWood South West on BBC Radio 4’s “Open Country” programme:

BBC Radio 4 – Open Country, Learning from the Wild in … www.bbc.co.uk Helen Mark travels to south-east Devon, to the Dartington Estate. This 14th century estate was reinvented by an off-shoot of the Bloomsbury set in the mid-1920s as a … The interview is 15 min into the programme. Astrid is talking about women …

Here is an interview with Astrid Arnold of TouchWood South West on BBC Radio 4’s “Open Country” programme: Read More »