Volunteering stories

A view of the Tarr Steps stone clapper bridge over the river Barle in Somerset, which dates from the medieval period.

Preserving our historical environment

Sunday 3rd June

I have been a volunteer for Historic England National Archive...

Remap engineer, local group chair and trustee

Sunday 3rd June

I’ve always had an interest in all things technical/engineering. It...

The First Step to volunteering

Saturday 2nd June

I left work nearly four years ago after 28 years...

Giving back

Saturday 2nd June

Keech Hospice Care is part of my life now. I...

Free hotel breaks for Hidden Heroes

Saturday 2nd June

Who we are Room to Reward was founded in 2015...

Listening to life stories

Friday 1st June

Barbara Altounyan is a BBC trained TV and radio interviewer,...

Arts as a platform for change

Friday 1st June

When I found myself at a life-changing crossroads after escaping...

Helping children learn to read with Beanstalk

Friday 1st June

I remember the exact moment I stumbled across Beanstalk. Sitting...

Volunteering to empower

Wednesday 23rd May

The roots of my volunteering lie in the toughest period...