This month I`ve decided to leave This Month`s Good Cause unchanged and take this opportunity to look back over the causes I`ve chosen in previous months.
I thught I`d also mention some bits and pieces that I thought about mentioning last month but which didn`t get used as I didn`t want to go overboard with the links.
This Month`s Good Causes to date ;
September 2013 - Commonwealth War Graves Commission (http://www.cwgc.org)
August 2013 - Commonwealth War Graves Commision (http://www.cwgc.org)
July 2013 - Friends of Cromford Canal (www.cromfordcanal.info)
- Derby and Sandiacre Canal Trust (http://derbycanal.org.uk)
June 2013 - NHS BLood and Transplant (www.blood.co.uk)
May 2013 - Anti Slavery (www.antislavery.org)
April 2013 - Derbyshire Blood Bikes (www.derbyshirebloodbikes.org)
March 2013 - Brake (www.brake.org.uk)
Here are some links I thought about using last month. Although I decided not to on that occasion, they are worth a look ;
Simon Rogers - The Forgotten Soldiers - The Guardian - 10 Nov 2008 (George Blackman) (http://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/10/first-world-war-colonial-soldiers-racism )
Alderson/Paulin - Jamaican Who Fought in Somme Will Meet the Queen - The Telegraph - 17 Feb 2002 (Eugent Clarke)