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Important Explanations

2nd February 2015 | Posted in Nigel's Blog

This just made me laugh

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Building Beautifully in Concrete

31st January 2015 | Posted in Nigel's Blog

Interesting to see how you can make concrete look beautiful.  this house has been made of concrete yet looks like wood, simply by the use of a plank.  be an interesting way to finish building nicely at low cost.    

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Preparation for the team

30th January 2015 | Posted in Nigel's Blog

Been an enjoyable few days getting to know the updates of what is happening here and preparing for the team. When I arrived it was great that Penny and Ruth (old Mission Direct friends) had a spare room and gave me a base in Phenom Penh as I was able to do a bit of shopping and book the restaurants…

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Arrived in Cambodia

28th January 2015 | Posted in Nigel's Blog

Off to Cambodia and arrived after a 16 hour trip and missed a night with the 7 hour time difference.  Didn’t start well as I mistakenly took 46kg to check in at Thai airways, only to find their allowance was 30kg.  One bag was entirely full of football kit, donated by Kitaid which I was taking to provide a team…

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Foundations in Cambodia

19th January 2015 | Posted in Latest News, Nigel's Blog

In 2 weeks time a team from the IM group in Birmingham will be hard at work helping to improve the lives of those who have been forcibly evicted from slums. In preparation the Manna4life team are hard at work as the building foundations for a women’s sewing and vocational training centre, are put in place. These steels go in…

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We start to build in Cambodia

15th January 2015 | Posted in Nigel's Blog

You may know that Home Leone is taking corporate teams as part of their Corporate Social Responsibility agendas.  Working with Manna4Life, our corporate team from the Birmingham based, IM Group are preparing to leave on 31 January.  We’ve just confirmed that Habitat for Humanity will pass over the title of land to the village leaders who we are working with…

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