Phil Waugh ends career with a loss

first_imgAUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND – JUNE 24: Phil Waugh of the Waratahs talks to his team during the final Super Rugby qualifier match between the Blues and the Waratahs at Eden Park on June 24, 2011 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images) Phil Waugh looks on in disappointmentThe HSBC Waratahs gallant 2011 campaign has come to a close after going down to the Blues 26-13 in their Super Rugby Qualifier at Eden Park, Auckland.In a season where a record 38 players pulled on the state colours, the HSBC Waratahs put up a brave fight to qualify for the playoffs, but were ultimately disappointed not to progress past the first week of the Finals Series.It was a sad farewell for the state’s most capped player, captain Phil Waugh, who finishes his career with a record 136 appearances for New South Wales.While there was little rain throughout the night, a wet week in Auckland meant the game was played in slippery conditions and territory was king. After both sides had their chances in the opening exchanges, Tom Carter carried defenders over the line to score his sixth try of the season – equal highest for the Waratahs with Drew Mitchell – for an early lead.However the Blues hit back soon after through Lachie Munro, with Luke McAlister’s conversion edging the home side ahead after 24 minutes. At the 30 minute mark Kurtley Beale kicked a conversion to push the Waratahs in front by a point, however two three-pointers from Munro in the following five minutes gave the hosts a 13-8 lead at the break.The Waratahs’ injury curse continued after half-time with Kane Douglas and Sitaleki Timani both forced off the field with leg injuries, and Munro’s third penalty took the margin out further. In the 63rd minute some good lead up work led to Ali Williams’ try, with Munro’s conversion taking the lead to 23-8. Lachie Turner’s try in the 74th minute reduced the gap to ten points and an outside chance of victory, however a long range penalty to McAlister two minutes from time sealed the result.Blues 26 (Lachie Munro, Ali Williams tries; Lachie Munro 3 pens, con, Luke McAlister con, pen)Waratahs 13 (Tom Carter, Lachie Turner tries; Kurtley Beale pen) LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALS HT: Blues 13-8. Referee: Chris Pollock (NZL).By the clock18th – Tom Carter try; Kurtley Beale missed conversion. HSBC Waratahs 5-024th – Lachie Munro try; Luke McAlister conversion. Blues 7-531st – Kurtley Beale penalty goal. HSBC Waratahs 8-733rd – Lachie Munro penalty goal. Blues 10-836th – Lachie Munro penalty goal. Blues 13-851st – Lachie Munro missed penalty attempt56th – Lachie Munro penalty goal. Blues 16-863rd – Ali Williams try; Lachie Munro conversion. Blues 23-874th – Lachie Turner try; Kurtley Beale missed conversion. Blues 23-1378th – Luke McAlister penalty goal. Blues 26-13last_img read more

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West Texas: San Marcos church rekindles passion for God’s creation

first_img Rector Shreveport, LA Featured Jobs & Calls Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT Remember Holy Land Christians on Jerusalem Sunday, June 20 American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem Tags Assistant/Associate Priest Scottsdale, AZ Rector and Chaplain Eugene, OR Rector Collierville, TN New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books Curate Diocese of Nebraska Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Hires Reverend Kevin W. VanHook, II as Executive Director Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Associate Rector Columbus, GA Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL TryTank Experimental Lab and York St. John University of England Launch Survey to Study the Impact of Covid-19 on the Episcopal Church TryTank Experimental Lab Environment & Climate Change Assistant/Associate Rector Morristown, NJ Episcopal Church releases new prayer book translations into Spanish and French, solicits feedback Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs Rector Smithfield, NC Priest-in-Charge Lebanon, OH West Texas: San Marcos church rekindles passion for God’s creation AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to PrintFriendlyPrintFriendlyShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThis Family Ministry Coordinator Baton Rouge, LA Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK Cathedral Dean Boise, ID Submit a Press Release Rector Tampa, FL Seminary of the Southwest announces appointment of two new full time faculty members Seminary of the Southwest Youth Minister Lorton, VA Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Rector Martinsville, VA Rector Albany, NY Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET Course Director Jerusalem, Israel center_img Rector Washington, DC Associate Priest for Pastoral Care New York, NY Canon for Family Ministry Jackson, MS Rector (FT or PT) Indian River, MI Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME Rector Knoxville, TN Featured Events Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 An Evening with Aliya Cycon Playing the Oud Lancaster, PA (and streaming online) July 3 @ 7 p.m. ET Advocacy Peace & Justice, Virtual Celebration of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Center Zoom Conversation June 19 @ 12 p.m. ET Press Release Service Submit an Event Listing The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET By Mike PattersonPosted Jul 9, 2014 Submit a Job Listing Environmental Stewardship Committee co-chairs Ann Walsh, left, and Margo Case stand in the labyrinth at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in San Marcos, Texas.[Diocese of West Texas’ Church News] St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in San Marcos, Diocese of West Texas, sits at the base of a gentle embankment dappled in a profusion of bluebonnets and dotted by shady live oak trees. The sanctuary is lined with soaring windows as though nature itself is invited to join the services while a sprawling labyrinth seemingly emerges organically from a hillside to engage seekers on their spiritual quests.“You get a sense of creation when you’re here,” said St. Mark’s rector, the Rev. Benjamin H. Nelson III.“Here” is on the eastern edge of the rolling Texas Hill Country, along an elongated geological escarpment known as the Balcones Fault and atop the environmentally sensitive Edward’s Aquifer recharge zone. And “here,” at St. Mark’s, its Environmental Stewardship Committee is engaged to raise congregational and community awareness, appreciation and preservation of the natural treasure that encompasses their surroundings.“That’s part of the reason why this group is so active. We’re reminded of nature every Sunday,” Nelson said. “There are gardens all around us, wildlife, birds, flora and fauna all over the place. It’s a cool worship space for us.”The committee, now with about a dozen members, formed a decade ago, primarily to explore the interweaving of the natural environment with the mission of the Episcopal Church. One of the original members, Larry Hanson, continues to be an active member.Initially, its work focused on recycling but that emphasis has mushroomed into a myriad of activities, ranging from crafting homemade Christmas gifts to encourage reusing and recycling, to the regularly scheduled sale of environmentally friendly coffee. The group also developed an Advent meditation booklet consisting of meditations and prayers based on daily scripture readings that connect nature to God and creation written by members of the committee“The meditations are pretty successful,” Nelson said. “We print up a couple of hundred and they all disappear. It gives the committee a chance to talk about the environment and brings in people who may not normally come in contact with this.”And proceeds from the periodic sale of coffee – fair traded, locally roasted, organically and shade grown – are split between the Episcopal Relief & Development fund and local environmental causes.Organized in 1874, St. Mark’s moved to its 25-acre campus in 2010 and into a sanctuary that, as Nelson describes, is “wide open to creation.” A portion of the credit for the design and placement of the building goes to the efforts of Sarah Carlisle, Florence Dodington and Susan Hanson, master naturalists and gardeners on the committee, and an array of other volunteers who researched and provided recommendations for sustainable construction, design, landscaping and even its physical placement and alignment to the sun.St. Mark’s Episcopal Church is lined with soaring windows that envelop the sanctuary in nature.Before moving into the new church, the committee also organized a mulching and watering campaign to preserve the sprawling liveoak trees when Texas was struck by a severe drought, said Ann Walsh, co-chair of the committee. Many members of the congregation joined in with the committee to tackle this challenge.“In the two years I’ve been here they’ve not only incorporated projects that are really cool and innovative but they also focus on formation of people,” with the idea that “this creation we live in is a gift from God and it is up to us to partner with God to take care of it,” Nelson said.“Not just that you should recycle but you should recycle because it is part of our care for God’s creation and this wonderful gift we are entrusted with as partners in ministry,” he said. “I think it’s a real gentle way to include that in the life of the parish.”The committee keeps the idea of environmental stewardship in front of the congregation through various publicity activities. For example, environmental stewardship is mentioned in nearly every church newsletter, and the group even created a website dedicated to environmental stewardship at the church, http://stmarksenvironmentalstewardship.weebly.com.“We feel like we keep having activities to keep people thinking about it,’ said co-chair Margo Case. “We try to educate people about why we’re sponsoring a particular event. We’re very careful not to politicize any of this because it’s not a political cause. It’s a taking care of creation cause.”Nelson has encouraged their efforts by instituting periodic Rogation services. The services are designed to “make us aware of God in creation and to get them connected to an old tradition of the church. It’s so Episcopalian and Anglican.”For Nelson, environmental stewardship “kind of gets back to our roots. We’ve always been a people who were deeply connected to creation. All of our great stories in scripture – the emergence of our self through this idea that we were created in the image and likeness of God and God created this world and it was very good. That’s who we are, so scripturally it’s rekindling and retelling that story in a way that connects to wherever we are in our life.”Nelson was selected as rector of St. Mark’s in 2012. By coincidence, his doctoral thesis happened to concern the environment – “the spiritually of water, combined with some Hawaiian traditional values and the language of the Prayer Book and how encounters with creation can enhance, inform and shape our life in Christ.”“I think that when the rancher, the tree hugger, the oilman, the developer, when they sit down and talk about their spiritual values, you can sometimes get through the differences to a place where they can start talking about caring for the earth,” he said. “Their goals may not be the same but the values can be, and that can be a language of commonality, especially if they are faithful people.”To encourage other churches to undertake environmental stewardship, the committee hosted the Diocese Ecological Stewardship booth at the 2014 Diocesan Council in San Marcos. “We were trying to connect with people at other churches,” Walsh said. “To see if we could get some people who were interested and maybe we could help mentor other churches in starting up their own committees.”When she talked to visitors at their booth, Walsh asked if they had people who worked on the grounds of their church. If they did, “I said you have environmental stewardship but you haven’t thought of calling it that. We’re trying to get people to see themselves as environmental stewards.”“Anytime they start the mower, they are doing environmental stewardship,” she said. “Anytime they plant a plant, anytime they make a decision about what kind of light bulb to put in the sanctuary, that’s environmental stewardship.”Case and Walsh each had their own reasons for getting involved in environmental stewardship.“One of the biggest steps for me is trying to get people to see the connection between taking care of the environmental, God and our spiritual world,” Case said. “It satisfies my need for a practical application of my faith.”Walsh’s involvement grew out of a desire to find a way and an interest to become more involved in the life of the church. “It was something I could connect with. I love being outside, I’m an avid birder and gardener. For me, it was a perfect fit.”And for Nelson, environmental stewardship has rekindled the gift of God in him so that he doesn’t “take things for granted in creation.”The next horizon for the committee is to involve younger children and families in caring for the environment. Walsh would like to see the natural playground, now in the planning stages, to “include some space where you can gather families together and get them actively participating in environmental stewardship activities.”Case and Walsh invite other churches interested in embarking on their own environmental stewardship work to contact them for help as mentors. “We could tell them here’s what we’ve been doing and this is how we got started,” Walsh said. “Getting people to more actively organize themselves is something I would wish to see.”— Mike Patterson is a San Antonio-based freelance writer and member of St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church in Blanco, Texas. Priest Associate or Director of Adult Ministries Greenville, SC The Church Pension Fund Invests $20 Million in Impact Investment Fund Designed to Preserve Workforce Housing Communities Nationwide Church Pension Group Missioner for Disaster Resilience Sacramento, CA Rector Belleville, IL Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI Director of Music Morristown, NJ Rector Hopkinsville, KY This Summer’s Anti-Racism Training Online Course (Diocese of New Jersey) June 18-July 16 Rector Pittsburgh, PA An Evening with Presiding Bishop Curry and Iconographer Kelly Latimore Episcopal Migration Ministries via Zoom June 23 @ 6 p.m. ET In-person Retreat: Thanksgiving Trinity Retreat Center (West Cornwall, CT) Nov. 24-28 Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA Rector Bath, NC last_img read more

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RIP: Author, lecturer Phyllis A. Tickle dies at 81

first_img Pamela Payne says: Posted Sep 23, 2015 Rector Smithfield, NC Rector Shreveport, LA Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI Seminary of the Southwest announces appointment of two new full time faculty members Seminary of the Southwest September 24, 2015 at 1:00 pm A loss to the Episcopal Church but she will live on in others as we have been so inspired with her progressive Christian thinking. Blessed to have learned from her. The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group Curate Diocese of Nebraska Rector Hopkinsville, KY Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET Rector Knoxville, TN An Evening with Presiding Bishop Curry and Iconographer Kelly Latimore Episcopal Migration Ministries via Zoom June 23 @ 6 p.m. ET [Episcopal News Service] Influential author and lecturer Phyllis A. Tickle died Sept. 22 after being diagnosed with lung cancer earlier this year. She was 81. Tickle, of Lucy, Tennessee, was well known throughout The Episcopal Church and beyond as a writer and speaker on religion and spirituality. She served as a lay eucharistic minister in The Episcopal Church.Reflections and obituaries about Tickle’s life follow.The Commercial AppealThe Huffington PostReligion News ServiceBiography from Tickle’s website In-person Retreat: Thanksgiving Trinity Retreat Center (West Cornwall, CT) Nov. 24-28 Comments (3) Remember Holy Land Christians on Jerusalem Sunday, June 20 American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem The Rev. Nancy Roth says: People Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK Rector Martinsville, VA Virtual Celebration of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Center Zoom Conversation June 19 @ 12 p.m. ET Rector Collierville, TN New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books Director of Music Morristown, NJ Submit a Press Release Obituary, Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL Canon for Family Ministry Jackson, MS Assistant/Associate Rector Morristown, NJ Rector and Chaplain Eugene, OR Featured Events Pamela Sten says: Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Hires Reverend Kevin W. VanHook, II as Executive Director Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York center_img Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA Rector (FT or PT) Indian River, MI Course Director Jerusalem, Israel Family Ministry Coordinator Baton Rouge, LA September 27, 2015 at 10:38 pm I was so privileged to know her: she was a”cheerleader for my most recent books and for my retreat work in the wider church. Her inspiration and intelligence will certainly live on in those she touched. May she rest in peace and joy. Featured Jobs & Calls Tags Associate Priest for Pastoral Care New York, NY Submit a Job Listing Priest Associate or Director of Adult Ministries Greenville, SC Missioner for Disaster Resilience Sacramento, CA Rector Bath, NC Rector Pittsburgh, PA Comments are closed. Rector Belleville, IL Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET Priest-in-Charge Lebanon, OH Cathedral Dean Boise, ID Rector Tampa, FL RIP: Author, lecturer Phyllis A. Tickle dies at 81 Rector Washington, DC This Summer’s Anti-Racism Training Online Course (Diocese of New Jersey) June 18-July 16 TryTank Experimental Lab and York St. John University of England Launch Survey to Study the Impact of Covid-19 on the Episcopal Church TryTank Experimental Lab Assistant/Associate Priest Scottsdale, AZ Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT Associate Rector Columbus, GA Press Release Service The Church Pension Fund Invests $20 Million in Impact Investment Fund Designed to Preserve Workforce Housing Communities Nationwide Church Pension Group Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Youth Minister Lorton, VA AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to PrintFriendlyPrintFriendlyShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThis Rector Albany, NY Submit an Event Listing September 23, 2015 at 5:57 pm Ms. Tickle was a dynamic speaker and a thoughtful writer. She was a marvelous addition to our family of Episcopalian spiritual writers and will be greatly missed. May she rest in peace among the saints in light.last_img read more

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Anglican Church in Nigeria elects next primate

first_imgAnglican Church in Nigeria elects next primate TryTank Experimental Lab and York St. John University of England Launch Survey to Study the Impact of Covid-19 on the Episcopal Church TryTank Experimental Lab Rector Bath, NC The Church Pension Fund Invests $20 Million in Impact Investment Fund Designed to Preserve Workforce Housing Communities Nationwide Church Pension Group Cathedral Dean Boise, ID Rector (FT or PT) Indian River, MI Rector Smithfield, NC Tags Featured Events Priest Associate or Director of Adult Ministries Greenville, SC Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT An Evening with Presiding Bishop Curry and Iconographer Kelly Latimore Episcopal Migration Ministries via Zoom June 23 @ 6 p.m. ET Rector Shreveport, LA Rector Belleville, IL Priest-in-Charge Lebanon, OH Rector Collierville, TN Canon for Family Ministry Jackson, MS Assistant/Associate Rector Morristown, NJ Remember Holy Land Christians on Jerusalem Sunday, June 20 American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem Press Release Service Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Curate Diocese of Nebraska In-person Retreat: Thanksgiving Trinity Retreat Center (West Cornwall, CT) Nov. 24-28 Youth Minister Lorton, VA Posted Sep 27, 2019 Virtual Celebration of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Center Zoom Conversation June 19 @ 12 p.m. ET Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME Seminary of the Southwest announces appointment of two new full time faculty members Seminary of the Southwest Rector Tampa, FL People Rector Washington, DC AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to PrintFriendlyPrintFriendlyShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThis Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET This Summer’s Anti-Racism Training Online Course (Diocese of New Jersey) June 18-July 16 Rector Knoxville, TN Africa, New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books Director of Music Morristown, NJ Family Ministry Coordinator Baton Rouge, LA Rector Hopkinsville, KY Rector Pittsburgh, PA [Anglican Communion News Service] Archbishop Henry Chukwudum Ndukuba, bishop of Gombe, has been elected as the next primate of the Anglican Church in Nigeria, to succeed Archbishop Nicholas Okoh in March.Ndukuba was elected this week by the Episcopal Synod during the province’s Standing Committee meeting in St. Peter’s Cathedral in Asaba.Read the full article here. Assistant/Associate Priest Scottsdale, AZ Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA Rector and Chaplain Eugene, OR Associate Priest for Pastoral Care New York, NY Rector Albany, NY Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Hires Reverend Kevin W. VanHook, II as Executive Director Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Missioner for Disaster Resilience Sacramento, CA Submit an Event Listing Submit a Press Release Associate Rector Columbus, GA Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI Anglican Communion, Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK Course Director Jerusalem, Israel Rector Martinsville, VA The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group Submit a Job Listing Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 Featured Jobs & Callslast_img read more

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Light Box / Damon Hills + Finnis Architects

first_imgArchDaily Area:  185 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Save this picture!Courtesy of Damon Hills + Finnis ArchitectsRecommended ProductsDoorsECLISSESliding Pocket Door – ECLISSE LuceWindowsJansenWindows – Janisol PrimoDoorsSky-FrameInsulated Sliding Doors – Sky-Frame ArcDoorsGorter HatchesRoof Hatch – RHT AluminiumText description provided by the architects. The Light Box is a Californian bungalow renovation located in an area of significant heritage in Northcote, Melbourne. It was important when designing this home not to denote but rather aim to uphold and celebrate the original charm of the dwelling.Save this picture!Courtesy of Damon Hills + Finnis ArchitectsSave this picture!PlanSave this picture!Courtesy of Damon Hills + Finnis ArchitectsCalifornian Bungalows aren’t famously considered remarkable individually, the home plays a greater role as a collective in the consistent design of the area. The modesty of the street front restoration was integral to the overall success of the home in maintaining its role in the historical and aesthetic significance of Northcote.Save this picture!Courtesy of Damon Hills + Finnis ArchitectsThe dilapidation of the original dwelling meant that it wasn’t possible to keep or restore a significant amount of interior detailing. To retain the original characteristics of the dwelling, modern interpretations of these features where employed. The rotting floorboards were replaced and retained with new boards, a craftsman style fireplace was installed in the same location as the original which was hidden behind old joinery and skirting boards replaced.Save this picture!Section AThe threshold between new and old is gestured through the hallway that meets you with three steps upwards towards the modern extension, as floor materiality transitions from floorboard to polished concrete. As to not mock the pitched roof that is typical of the original and neighbouring bungalows, a flat roofline and a more modern silhouette for the extension was envisioned. Through this, the extension wouldn’t be visible from the street elevation and would also be easily distinguishable from the original.Save this picture!Courtesy of Damon Hills + Finnis ArchitectsThe view from the hallway gives a glimpse of what awaits as the extension adds an element of surprise as you navigate to the rear of the property. The transition from the original weatherboard home with smaller window openings to an open plan modern living/kitchen area is revealed.Save this picture!Courtesy of Damon Hills + Finnis ArchitectsThe extension was designed to nestle in with the backyard and act as a garden pavilion with full height windows bringing lush trees and greenery indoors. The step up in the design also meant that the concrete slab, deck and back lawn were at the same level. The extension would also be at a high enough level to include clerestory windows to filter more light through to the living area.Save this picture!Courtesy of Damon Hills + Finnis ArchitectsTwo differing architectural styles have been married to celebrate and enhance the dignified heritage of this original Californian bungalow in Northcote. The modern extension has enabled light to be captured from all directions at different points of the day.Project gallerySee allShow lessOpen Call: Switch Guggenheim Museum New YorkIdeasAsh London / Francesc Rifé StudioSelected Projects Share Australia 2016 “COPY” “COPY” CopyAbout this officeFinnis ArchitectsOfficeFollowDamon HillsOfficeFollowProductsGlassSteelConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesRefurbishmentRenovationInterior DesignResidential InteriorsHouse InteriorsNorthcoteAustraliaPublished on May 31, 2018Cite: “Light Box / Damon Hills + Finnis Architects” 31 May 2018. ArchDaily. 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Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my stream ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/895360/light-box-damon-hills-plus-finnis-architects Clipboard CopyHouses, Renovation, Houses Interiors•Northcote, Australiacenter_img Architects: Damon Hills, Finnis Architects Area Area of this architecture project Save this picture!Courtesy of Damon Hills + Finnis Architects+ 17Curated by María Francisca González Share Projects Houses Light Box / Damon Hills + Finnis ArchitectsSave this projectSaveLight Box / Damon Hills + Finnis Architects ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/895360/light-box-damon-hills-plus-finnis-architects Clipboard Light Box / Damon Hills + Finnis Architects Year: last_img read more

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Wessex Autistic Society in three-year partnership with Nationwide

first_img AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 4 December 2007 | News  26 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Michelle Leighton, community and environmental manager for Nationwide, said: “This is a great community fundraising event which will give people an energising boost after the indulgence of Christmas. We would like to encourage local people to lend their support to a great cause and we wish good luck to everyone taking part.”The partnership has developed from the support that the the charity previously received from Portman, which merged with Nationwide this year. Wessex Autistic Society in three-year partnership with Nationwidecenter_img Tagged with: corporate Events The Wessex Autistic Society has secured a three year sponsorship deal with Nationwide Building Society to support its Somerley 10 kilometre run, which is now in its seventh year.The sponsorship will help the charity stage its annual fundraising event for runners of all levels and abilities.The event, in association with Poole Athletics Club, is held at the private estate of Somerley, owned by Lord Normanton, who donates the use of his estate for the charity run. The 10k run is a two lap race which takes place this year on 30 December. Advertisement About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

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Anne-Sophie Le Mauff has left Iraq

first_img RSF’s 2020 Round-up: 50 journalists killed, two-thirds in countries “at peace” Help by sharing this information Receive email alerts IraqMiddle East – North Africa Organisation Iraq : Wave of arrests of journalists covering protests in Iraqi Kurdistan News Three jailed reporters charged with “undermining national security” The French foreign ministry has denied asking Iraq to expel her, saying that it was “a sovereign decision of the Iraqi authorities”.The journalist told Reporters Without Borders that she was intended to work temporarily out of the Jordanian capital.———————-21.06.2005 – Government to expel French journalistReporters Without Borders today condemned an Iraqi government decision to expel French freelance journalist Anne-Sophie Le Mauff, reportedly at the request of the French authorities.Le Mauff told the press freedom organisation that Iraqi interior ministry officials informed her today she would receive the expulsion order tomorrow. She said they told her the decision had been taken at her own government’s request.”Expelling a foreign journalist is a serious press freedom violation and does great harm to the image of a government that has always stressed its support for democratic values,” Reporters Without Borders said.”And it is unacceptable if the French authorities really did ask the Iraqis to expel Le Mauff,” the press freedom organisation said. “We are clearly aware of the gravity of the situation in Iraq and the risks being run by all journalists, including French ones. But it is not up to the French authorities to decided which journalist should or should not stay in Iraq. It is up to the journalists themselves and their employers. Government meddling, even for safety reasons, cannot be tolerated.”Reporters Without Borders added: “This is all the more absurd as we have already been in contact with Le Mauff about reducing the risks for her. She promised us yesterday she would not leave her hotel as long as the current situation continues. At the same time, the various news organisations she works for in France and elsewhere were considering the possibility of bringing her back to France and guaranteeing her a reasonable income for as long as it took to find a way to ensure her safety in Iraq.”The French newspaper Le Canard Enchaîné reported on 15 June that France’s ambassador in Iraq, Bernard Bajolet, had written to Le Mauff asking her to leave the country. “Like your fellow journalists, you must be asking yourself if the freedom and the need to report the news warrants such risks for you and for the others, as well as the serious consequences that a possible abduction might entail for our country,” the letter reportedly said, adding: “There is no way of justifying your continuing to work in Iraq.”Le Mauff has been in Iraq for more than a year, stringing for a range of news media including the French dailies L’Humanité and Sud-Ouest, and such radio stations as Radio Monte-Carlo, Radio Vatican and Radio Canada. to go further Follow the news on Iraq December 16, 2020 Find out morecenter_img RSF_en French journalist Anne Sophie Le Mauff, correspondent in Iraq for several French-language media, left Baghdad on 24 June for Amman after being ordered to leave by the Iraqi authorities. She should have left the Iraqi capital the previous day but her flight was cancelled because of a sandstorm. December 28, 2020 Find out more News News June 24, 2005 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Anne-Sophie Le Mauff has left Iraq IraqMiddle East – North Africa French journalist Anne Sophie Le Mauff, correspondent in Iraq for several French-language media, left Baghdad on 24 June for Amman after being ordered to leave by the Iraqi authorities. The journalist told Reporters Without Borders that she was intended to work temporarily out of the Jordanian capital. February 15, 2021 Find out more Newslast_img read more

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Ireland’s Young Filmmaker Awards celebrates its 25 anniversary!

first_imgLimerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Twitter LifestyleEntertainmentFilmLimerickNewsIreland’s Young Filmmaker Awards celebrates its 25 anniversary!By Meghann Scully – February 27, 2021 174 Print Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Facebook TAGSFresh FilmKeeping Limerick PostedlimerickLimerick Post WhatsApp Linkedin Advertisement Donal Ryan names Limerick Ladies Football team for League opener From Analog to Virtual – Fresh International Film Festival and Ireland’s Young Filmmaker Awards are celebrating their 25 anniversary of giving young filmmakers a platform to shine. Fresh International Film Festival 2021 takes place Monday, March 22 to Sunday, March 28 and features an alumni showcase and a week of film screenings and workshops with the Junior Finals taking place on Thursday, March 25 and the Seniors Finals on Friday, March 26 via a YouTube live stream. See www.freshfilmfestival.com. Pictured here in Limerick is Jayne Foley, founder and artistic director of Fresh Film. Picture: Dermot CulhaneALL has changed in the world of film festivals post-Covid-19, and Fresh International Film Festival (March 22-28) is going digital for the second year running as it celebrates its 25th anniversary of giving young filmmakers a platform to shine.Fresh Film encourages young people to make films by hosting the annual Fresh International Film Festival, which invites young people from Ireland and overseas, aged 7 to 18 years, to create, exhibit and share films and compete for Ireland’s Young Filmmaker of the Year.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up The Festival has been a stepping stone for young people launching careers in the film and TV industry and past winners have gone on to work for companies such as RTE, the BBC and Netflix.REPRO FREE – The closing date for the call for entries for Ireland’s Young Filmmaker of the Year 2021, Ireland’s festival celebrating young filmmakers from Ireland has been extended to Monday, February 22, 2021.  Fresh International Film Festival 2021 takes place from March 22 – 28, 2021 and is open to young people from 7-18 years of age. Enter now at freshfilmfestival.com (picture taken before social distancing). Picture: Dermot Culhane.Ireland’s Young Filmmaker of the Year Awards 2021 will take place online with presenter and documentary filmmaker Stephen Byrne and comedian and writer Justine Stafford hosting this year’s awards. Jayne Foley, founder and artistic director of Fresh Film said,“The Fresh team at HQ have devised a virtual solution as we have an amazing community of young filmmakers and while we can’t bring them together in one room for now, we can bring them together online.In the spirit of Fresh we want our online activities to connect, inspire and support young filmmakers.”Picture: Dermot Culhane.Fresh International Film Festival 2021 takes place Monday, March 22 to Sunday, March 28 and features an alumni showcase and a week of film screenings and workshops with the Junior Finals taking place on Thursday, March 25 and the Seniors Finals on Friday, March 26 via a YouTube live stream.The Festival has reached its 25th year. It’s a big, round number for a festival anniversary and the festival’s schedule reflects the 25 year transition from analog to digital, with workshops and discussions setting the tone for the films to follow.Jayne remembers, “When we started the Festival in Limerick in 1996, there wasn’t an outlet for young filmmakers to show their films. In setting up Fresh Film we were looking to create those shared moments.“We loved cinema and we wanted to create a community of young filmmakers who would bond over screenings at a Festival. The Ireland’s Young Filmmaker of the Year Competition meant that the films screened and stories told would be their own.“Analog video was king then, and we watched as video cassettes dropped through our letterbox from all over the country. And they’ve continued coming, on shiny discs, memory sticks and links now from Ireland and across the world.”“The most exciting aspect of the Festival for us each year is the fact that the festival has become a launching pad for young talent. Seeing first-time filmmakers in the early stages of their budding careers, finding their footing as storytellers before an audience is a golden experience.“It’s a nurturing environment and two and half decades ago when the Festival started, we had no idea of how important it would become in the lives of countless young creatives,” said Jayne.“It’s a milestone year and like every year shows no shortage of ambitious projects on display. The Festival is culturally resonant  and committed to exhibiting films that express fresh voices with the hope that these films will provide invaluable exposure for young filmmakers, act as an archive of what young people have been doing with their lives, provide a social statement on how Ireland has changed and ultimately provide inspiring entertainment for all.”Further details are available from www.freshfilmfestival.com.About Fresh Film:Fresh Film encourages young people to make films by hosting an annual international film festival for young people, presenting Ireland’s Young Filmmaker of the Year Awards, acting as an advocate for young filmmakers and promoting their work worldwide.Fresh International Film Festival invites young people from Ireland and overseas, aged 7 to 18 years, to create, exhibit and share films. The festival provides an opportunity for these young filmmakers to have their work seen on a cinema screen for the first time and to compete for the title of Ireland’s Young Filmmaker of the Year.All films submitted are also considered for a range of Specialist Awards including the Radharc Trust Award (documentary), the Cartoon Saloon Animation Award, the RTE 60 Second Short Film Award and the RTE Factual Award, in addition to the International and Audience awards.Fresh Film runs a number of initiatives throughout the year, including a Hothouse programme designed to bring young people of different ages and diverse backgrounds together to share their film experiences and create new collaborative work, as well as distributing Irish films made by young people to festivals all over the world.Fresh Film 25 year Highlights Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash Email 1996 1st winner Drumcree High School1997Small beginnings funded by John HuntArts Council FundingWorkshops in everything from crash editing (1st ) to special effects this year casting with Hubbard Casting2006 went from Irish Schools Video Competition to Ireland’s Young Filmmaker of the Year2006 Added a junior competition (7-12 year olds)2006 1st Junior Winner-Scream Road2008 Went InternationalVHS TO DVD TO linkScreened over 10,000 films made by young peopleSubmissionsRepresented Ireland and received awards at Soul International Youth Film Festival Korea, Chicago Children’s Film Festival USA, REC Berlin Germany, Beijing Youth Film Festival China, Camera Zizanio Greece, Up to 21 Poland, YOUKI Austria, Sydney International Festival of Films by Children Australia,Tbilisi International Children’s Film Festival “Oqros Pepela” Georgia, Plasencia Encorto Spain, Cine de Zaragoza, SpainWicked Wales, Short Form Serbia. Enimation Slovenia, Four Rivers Film Festival Croatia, Pequeno Cineasta International Film Festival Brazil, YCN network award.Took part in exchanges in Austria, China, Croatia, Germany, Greece, Denmark, Korea, Palestine, Sweden, Spain, UKFounding member of Youth Cinema Network17.7K you tube subStranger Danger 6.2 million viewsAlumni  1 Oscar nomination|Feature FilmmakerAwarded prize money over €50,000Worked with many directors Jim Sheridan, Dearbhla Walsh, Lance Daly, John Butler, Sarah Gavron and Colm Thornton2020 National TV Broadcast -Fresh Film SchoolCurrent winner Cal Arnold2 Virtual festivals!Many friendships, networking and lots of fun! 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Letterkenny General’s Gynae services to be moved on Monday

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Milford Gardai investigating break-in at house in Dunfanaghy

first_img Facebook Milford Gardai investigating break-in at house in Dunfanaghy Twitter Pinterest Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Homepage BannerNews WhatsApp WhatsApp Pinterest By News Highland – June 23, 2020 Facebook Gardaí in Milford are investigating a break-in at a house in the Dunfanaghy area.Sometime between 4pm on Saturday afternoon June 13th and 4pm on June 15th, its believed entry was gained to the unoccupied house in Marble Hill through an unsecured window.It’s reported that a number of rooms appeared to have been disturbed however, nothing was taken.Anyone who has any information or witnessed any suspicious activity in the area at the time is asked to contact Gardai in Milford on 074-9153060.center_img Google+ Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Twitter News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Previous articleDonal Coyle elected Cathaoirleach of Letterkenny-Milford MDNext articleDail to sit on Saturday if programme for Government approved News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Google+ DL Debate – 24/05/21 Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programmelast_img read more

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