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The Great Bangkok Bake Off

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  • Posted on November 5, 2015

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by Rebecca Hilton One Saturday at the end of August we saw that a fire had broken out near to where we live. We could see the fire from our balcony; it was in Pai Sing To, a small slum community located across the street from the Queen Sirikit Convention Centre. The fire destroyed 30…

Prison Visiting – Bangkok Hilton PLUS

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  • Posted on November 5, 2015

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by Gale Bailey The below article appeared in Contact 7 years ago but is still relevant today however many of the chaps we originally visited have since been transferred to UK and/or released. We have ‘picked up’ a few other nationalities, including Burmese, Nepalese, Australian, Russian, Iranian, Singaporean so feel our visits are still worthwhile.…

Place of Grace

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  • Posted on November 5, 2015

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PLACE OF GRACE helps very poor and impoverished people of all ages living in Mahathai slum communities and has started a food bank for emergencies. When you do your weekly shopping if you could purchase extra supplies to donate, these will be handed out to those in the community as necessary. Examples of goods to…

Cowboy hats, line dancing and a wigwam

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  • Posted on August 1, 2015

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  Well who would have thought you’d ever see me wearing a cowboy hat & smiling at the same time! For years my husband has been visiting Nashville (the home of Country Music) on business & returning with all manner of silly things and (in my opinion) some ’awful music’ – they always seem to…

Return to Mae Sot

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  • Posted on January 5, 2013

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by GALE BAILEY Just a small group accompanied Eddie Haworth, Director of Gift of Happiness Foundation, to Mae Sot which included Khun Amarin (driver of minibus and GOH volunteer) me and Yvonne Ziegler who have both been before together with ‘first timers’ Sharon Moore, BWG and Debbie Singh who is President of Wanneroo Rotary Club,…


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  • Posted on July 5, 2009

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by GALE BAILEY Fellow BWG member, Yvonne Ziegler, had been telling me about her concerns for the welfare of the Laos Hmong Refugees who are imprisoned in the Immigration Detention Centre in Nong Khai and whom she visits regularly. On her last trip, she had also made contact with an Australian nurse volunteer, who was…

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