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Song and Stories with the Love Soul Choir

August 18, 2017

On the 28th July, we presented an evening of Song and Stories with the talented Love Soul Choir at Hanger Farm Arts Centre. It was a unique evening, bringing together the uplifting music of the choir, with some amazing people’s real stories. 120 people listened to inspirational stories from incredible people about overcoming post natal […]

We had a great evening!

February 6, 2017

Just a quick note to say we had a great evening on Friday 25th January at Coffee #1 in Portswood. Ben, Rebecca, Hannah and James all did a fantastic job of telling their real life stories of moving forward. Topics included a mental health breakdown and moving forward as a film maker, moving forward with […]

Group of friends holding hands in unity

What a fabulous evening!

December 2, 2016

Our recent Evening of Live Storytelling, as ever, had a lovely atmosphere, with around 50 guests excited to hear real life stories. Paul kicked us off by telling us about his relationship with his father and how he helped him be at peace in his last days. Then Kate told us about what it is like to […]

Hands forming a heart shape to frame the sunset

Free charity worker taster session

October 20, 2016

Touch Network is running a free workshop taster for charity workers and volunteers so that staff can think about ways in which their clients can talk about the skills, abilities and resilience they have gained from life’s challenges. We’re really excited to be working with the charity sector on this event, as we know from our own experience, being […]

Great event at Coffee #1, Southampton.

September 29, 2016

Thanks to everyone who attended and took part in the event at Coffee #1 in Southampton last Friday evening, it was great to see so many people there. For those who didn’t make it, we had a fab time, with speakers covering topics including mental wellbeing, identity and the impact of adoption on adult life. […]

Tapas and storytelling in Bournemouth

June 28, 2016

Tapas and storytelling went down extremely well at Platform 19 in Bournemouth. We had four storytellers, Debs, Adele, Sandra and Michael. Daisy Carr hosted us in a lovely, welcoming and insightful way. Thanks so much to all of you! We heard about mental health challenges, freedom from a 9-5 job, setting up a business having moved to the […]

Friends talking in café

Moving forward

June 4, 2016

Our recent event at the Songbird Café went really well and was a sell out, our storytellers were amazing and inspiring, they were very honest and real and certainly got the crowd talking! Our event held in partnership with the University of Southampton went really well too, it was part of the PhD Festival of […]