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How To Prepare For a Last Minute Marathon – Fuelling Up Your Race Day Engine By Chris Tansey

Part of what makes the London Marathon so challenging is the pre-race nutritional aspect. The latter is vital in confirming, that your race day engine is adequately resourced to deal with the rigours of the world famous 26.2 mile course…

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How To Prepare For a Last Minute Marathon….Top Time-Saving Training Tips By Chris Tansey

Training for a marathon is tough. Not only do you have to think about training for the marathon, but you also have to consider your diet, raising money for charity, what kit to wear and getting enough rest. The advice is endless and sometimes it can become a bit overwhelming.

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How To Prepare For a Last Minute Marathon….HEAD FOR THE HILLS!!! By Chris Tansey

With an effort to help fellow London Marathon participants and raise awareness about the AdviceUK 40th Anniversary Foundation Fund, I will be writing a number of posts over the next couple of weeks, so please spread the word. This week’s tips will be on the benefits of hill running sessions.

Speak slowly please! – advice and English lessons

London is a great melting pot of people from all over the world. There is an extraordinary richness of languages spoken. For large numbers of people in London, however…

You’re all individuals! You’re all different!

In a well-known scene from Monty Python’s Life of Brian, the dangers of conformity and peer pressure are satirised through humour…

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General Data Protection – Decoding the Regulation

General Data Protection – Decoding the Regulation. AdviceUK’s Data Manager Chris Tansey explains to Quarterly Accounts the new law and provides guidance on its implementation…

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The GDPR Timebomb Conference…Were we Prepared?

GDPR is a hot topic at the moment and with the deadline fast approaching, AdviceUK wanted to put together an event for members, the charity sector and quite honestly any other organisation that needed help!

New Skills & Training

To be Trained or not to be Trained…

We are often asked – is it better to get training or just learn on the job? On the face of it the answer seems quite straightforward, however when looking at the reality of what you can learn while you are working versus the benefits of…

AdviceUK Looks to the Future

The last few years have seen a number of changes to the international political environment and we await the full impact on the Advice sector. What we know for sure is that in 2017 funding for charities and in particular advice services continue to decrease.