[EVENT] Zoom with @TechForGoodTV – and a Suggestion of @AllusionistShow re Keep Calm

I've just come off a Zoom event with @TechForGoodTV - always encouraging to hear about the ways in which tech can be used for good, the enthusiasm of people to want to change the world, despite (and especially because) the extra challenges presented by COVID-19 - when there is more need, and much less money being given to charities: Checking out a few other recommendations from @techforgoodtv event this eve - https://t.co/wD1lKem0pG, https://t.co/dENxv3Dn88, https://t.co/VaNS9cxHj8, https://t.co/OLhHVFeuUJ,…

[EVENT] #DigitalLabs Conference by @ChurchOfEngland

The last couple of days have really made my brain work... but I've really enjoyed the mix of sessions (strategic and practical), and been able to listen to a number of them whilst doing other bits and bobs, whilst capturing some of them for Twitter! It's encouraging to se how much the Church of England digital work has moved forward over the last few years (I used to run training sessions at Church House, London,…

[CANCER] Scan Results Are Back .. and the tumours have shrunk.

I posted on Friday that I was expecting scan results next Wednesday (28th), but that my nurses yesterday (who can't interpret/return the results) could see that they were on the system, so emailed my oncologist to ask if I could have the results any earlier. I missed two 'no caller ID' calls last night, and another this morning, but managed to feel my phone going off when out on my walk (4km+ today, I started…

[CANCER] Ongoing update and why am I walking average 3.1km per day? #IAmThe31 #BusyLivingWithMets

It's been a busy week this week, week 10/18 of the current run of treatments (last blogged a week ago) .. and the beginning of the week came with a flurry of activity as we sought to launch the #IAmThe31 METUPUK campaign for Secondary Breast Cancer Awareness Day on Tuesday. I joined Andrew and Jane for a walk around Abney Park (ended up eating outside at the local pub, as the bacon cafe was shut)…

[CANCER] Today is ‘Secondary Breast Cancer Day’, an awareness day. Checkout #IAmThe31 with @metupuk

13th October is officially Secondary Breast Cancer day – the only day in Breast Cancer Awareness Month that officially recognises secondary (metastatic) breast cancer. And so, this October 13th, MetUpUk are bringing you their #IAmThe31 campaign to raise awareness of some of the issues that people with SBC face…….. There are 31 days in October, and there are 31 deaths every day. By the end of the month, 961 women and 6 men will be dead.  Secondary Breast Cancer is the…