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ONE LIFE LOST IS ENOUGH

Ver Poets

Ver Poets

The OLLIE Foundation

Ver Poets

Ver Poets

On Saturday 6th July, talented poets and local residents gathered for the prize giving of the annual Ver Poets open competition. OLLIE had very kindly been selected to receive some of the proceeds from the event. Helen, who is a trustee for The OLLIE Foundation, went along to the prize giving held at the Maltings […]

Sandringham Community Choir Summer Concert

Sandringham Community Choir Summer Concert

At this years Sandringham Community Choir Summer Concert, OLLIE were selected as the charity to receive the proceeds from the retiring collection. The evening which took place on 6th July 2019, was held at the beautiful St Peter’s Church, St Albans. The mixed choir presented a wide variety of songs at the concert which was […]

5 minute  BREATHING HANDS meditation

5 minute  BREATHING HANDS meditation

Modern mindfulness practices and mindfulness meditation find their origins in the traditions philosophies and teachings of Zen Buddhism. ZEN  is a word liberally used but at one level it refers to presence,  a state of being, a total togetherness of mind and body.  And we can do this through the breath. Just to sit quietly […]

Suicide awareness sculpture – Nude Tin Can

Suicide awareness sculpture – Nude Tin Can

From 1st-15th December, local art gallery Nude Tin Can is showcasing the first exhibition of Louise Gendrot aka LouZyArt. LouZy’s work is described as model making infused with hidden installations. Inspired by London grit, modern society and conceptual ideas, they are a culmination of large sculptures and hidden scenes, creating a vibrant and interesting exhibition for the inquisitive. LouZyArt has […]

Fundraiser completes ‘Red January’ for OLLIE

Fundraiser completes ‘Red January’ for OLLIE

One of our many fabulous fundraisers kick started January on a high by taking part in Red January in order to raise funds and awareness of OLLIE. The movement which aims to help people support their mental wellbeing through exercise was completed by one of our wonderful supporters, Donna Fellowes who successfully completed the challenge […]