Repurpose Schoolbags: Using South Africa’s sun to light the future of their schoolchildren

A team of female entrepreneurs have made a business out of turning surplus plastic shopping bags into backpacks for schoolchildren who can't buy their own - and fitting them with some simple life-changing technology. IN RURAL South Africa, schools are infrequent. Children have to walk from first light and return home under the cover of … Continue reading Repurpose Schoolbags: Using South Africa’s sun to light the future of their schoolchildren

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Reginald D Hunter @ The Regent Theatre, Ipswich: Sit-down comedy for a Sunday night

After a change of venue, two changes of date and a broken limb, the fact that Hunter and the audience made it to the Ipswich Regent at all was a feat in itself. Having bounced from a Thursday to a Friday and finally to a Sunday night show, the crowd had thinned slightly and the … Continue reading Reginald D Hunter @ The Regent Theatre, Ipswich: Sit-down comedy for a Sunday night