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Radio V: Good Morning Volunteers‪!‬ radiov

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Sharing your stories. Answering your questions. Keeping you up-to-date.

Delivered every Saturday.

    Radio V - Season Finale: We’ve come a long way

    Radio V - Season Finale: We’ve come a long way

    As Scotland moves into phase two, Radio V reaches the end of season one.
    Join our season finale for a brand new volunteering opportunity, more of your inspiring stories and a look back at how far we’ve come together over the past 12 weeks.
    Coming up:The Best of Times: Your incredible response to Radio V’s weekly opportunitiesGame, Set, Match: The Judy Murray Foundation needs volunteersEvery Child Matters: Volunteer tutors helping vulnerable children make the gradeSafer Streets: Better nights out thanks to QAVS winners Aberdeen Street Pastors Virtually Everywhere: The last stop on our virtual trip around the world is Belgium!Angie’s Adieu: One final poem and explore what inspires Angie StrachanTeam V’s Anthem: A lookback at Tyler Collins’ lockdown soundtrack plus a swan song for Radio V listeners
    Thank you for keeping us company over these past few months. And a huge heartfelt thank you to all key workers and NHS staff.
    Keep up to date on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @RadioVScotland
    We’ll be back soon with a new and revised Radio V. Stay safe.

    • 26 min
    Radio V - Episode 11: Ready To Go

    Radio V - Episode 11: Ready To Go

    Lockdown restrictions are easing and this week’s offer means you can help Scotland get its game back.
    Coming up:
    Taking it Outside: How you can help Scotland re-invent indoor sportsCreative Tenacity: The show must go on for North East Open StudiosFurloughed and Flourishing: The tech volunteers getting people onlineRural Rights: Empowering the LGBT+ community in Dumfries & GallowayOn The Move: Angie Strachan’s latest poem looks back at the daily commuteLife in Boxes: A song of virtual realities by Patricia Morris
     
    Get involved
    Want to be on the show?  Get in touch! We’d love you to hear from you.
    Email: RadioV@VolunteerScotland.org.ukFollow us on: Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @RadioVScotland
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    • 19 min
    Radio V - Episode 10: Capturing The Moment   

    Radio V - Episode 10: Capturing The Moment   

     
    The worst of times has brought out the best in Scottish volunteering. 
    This week’s offer: become a Team V Community Mapper and write our history for future generations to learn from.
    Coming up:Breathing Easy: Transforming the lives of people with lung conditions in ClackmannanshireCome on fellas! Where are all the male befrienders?Find Your Voice: Much more than a radio station in AberdeenMaking Carer’s Visible: A shout out for the carers from poet Angie Strachan Nice To Meet You: Lessons in the new social etiquette from actor-musician Gary Trainor
     
    Get involved
    Want to be on the show?  Get in touch! We’d love you to hear from you.
    Email: RadioV@VolunteerScotland.org.ukFollow us on: Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @RadioVScotland
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    • 15 min
    Radio V - Episode 9: Thank You Volunteers!

    Radio V - Episode 9: Thank You Volunteers!

    Welcome to our Volunteers' Week special!
    This week we’re celebrating volunteers across Scotland. Plus meet the winners of the 2020 Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service (QAVS).
    Coming up:
    A national honour: Sir Martyn Lewis tells us all about what the QAVS is! Days out for all: Support in Aberdeen for the families of children with additional support needsGoing green: Lessons on a thriving and sustainable community from NairnReasons to visit: The year-round festivities keeping Kirkcudbright on the mapA living tradition: The farming fun bringing people together in Neilston for nearly 200 yearsAt your service: The Armed Forces charity supporting veterans when they need it mostListener takeover: your poetry, music and thank yous!
     
    Get involved
    Want to be on the show?  Get in touch! We’d love you to hear from you.
    Email: RadioV@VolunteerScotland.org.ukFollow us on: Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @RadioVScotland
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    • 22 min
    Radio V - Episode 8: Volunteering for Fairness

    Radio V - Episode 8: Volunteering for Fairness

    A big thanks to everyone who signed up as Big Lunch Organisers.This week Shelter Scotland ask you to sign up as a Housing Rights Defender. 
    Coming up:
    Football for All: Volunteers changing the game in Drumchapel Breaking down Barriers: Updates on volunteering successes across ScotlandBack to work?  Keep volunteering with Social Good ConnectStay or go? Will two young international volunteers stay in Scotland to finish what they started?Keeping the spirit: Inspiration from London and music from actor-musician Tyler CollinsLockdown Creativity: Poetry from resident poet Angie Strachan and Aileen Campbell MSP
    1st-7th June - Volunteers Week: Get involved. Get creative. Say thanks. For inspiration visit volunteersweek.scot
     
    Want to be on the show? 
    Get in touch! We’d love you to hear from you.
    Email: RadioV@VolunteerScotland.org.ukFollow us on: Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @RadioVScotland
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    • 18 min
    Radio V Episode 7 - Finding Our Communities

    Radio V Episode 7 - Finding Our Communities

    Thanks to all of you who signed up as Walking Leaders. 
    We’re back with a new opportunity from Eden Project Communities to become a ‘Big Lunch’ organiser.
     Coming up this week:
    Self defence volunteers giving confidence to the vulnerable. 
    Highland volunteer drivers keeping the isolated connected. 
    Inspiring updates from Volunteer Scotland.
    Lockdown creativity: poetry by Angie Strachan, crafts from Impact Arts and new music from a young listener.
     
    Get involved
     Want to be on the show?  Get in touch! We’d love you to hear from you.
     Email: RadioV@VolunteerScotland.org.uk
    Follow us on: Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @RadioVScotland
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    • 16 min

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