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A Night of 5asideCHESS (Video)

  In this great example of how 5asideCHESS  can be used, a group of young people come together with the game to talk about and grieve for a lost friend. A big thank you to Bright Hygiene for their continued support. Follow 5asideCHESS and help us make a difference on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter ! 

Sean and the Art of the Gig Economy

Leonardo Di Caprio at 4am. That was Sean. Sunkenly hansom like the sun behind a cloud. “I was earning pretty good money doing drug trails,” he said. “Somewhere in America?” “You mean somewhere in the Americas?” “Ah, sorry, you’re Canadian.” It was lunch time in Edinburgh, the Spanish waiters smiled at the tourists and poured …

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Emily and how Big Charities are Killing us

It’s funny how some people have a sixth sense for food. Whenever dinner’s ready they knock on the door. Even on the Battling Suicide Tour. Emily came with Cake. Sean appeared out of nowhere. Tracy was already out of The Grassmarket, with her beer, diagnosis and confusion. “Looks like carrot cake,” Sean said. “It’s vegan,” …

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Hannah’s Story: It Takes a Country to Raise a Nation.

Follow the Battling Suicide Tour and help us make a difference on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter !  Time chides when you’re living in a slum, and Hannah’s upbringing has been a slow one. She is telling me her story in a city in the middle of England. It’s been hot for weeks. The grass on the side of the roads …

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Battling Suicide Fringe Festival

The Battling Suicide Tour – Edinburgh Fringe 6th-31st August

The 5asideCHESS team set out on the Battling Suicide Tour on July 19th, raising awareness of suicide prevention and promoting good mental health. All through building connections and chatting. And after two weeks are happy to confirm a residency at the: Edinburgh Fringe Festival, at the GrassMarket from August 6th to the 31st Close to …

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