Kirsty Weakley

Kirsty Weakley

Reporter , Civil Society Media from May 2011

Kirsty joined Civil Society Media in May as a reporter after completing a journalism course at Kingston University.

She has a degree in history from Swansea University where she ran a painting and decorating project helping vulnerable adults for Discovery Student Volunteering. She also lived in France for six months and speaks fluent French.

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Mobile membership at Diabetes UK

Kirsty Weakley reports on the latest IT new business wins.

Really simple first aid at the British Red Cross

Kirsty Weakley report's on a new customer-relationship management system at the British Red Cross, and other technology new business wins.

New websites for Action for Children, Care International and the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation

Kirsty Weakley looks at how Action for Children, Care International and the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation have updgraded their websites, as well as the rest of this month's IT new business wins.

Using data capture software to improve clinical trials

Kirsty Weakley looks at how Cancer Research UK is using data capture software to help it find new treatments for cancer patients, and rounds up the latest IT new business wins.

The move to longer term funding is great; this is one of the biggest complaints we get from the young people that we work with; they often ask "why is it that as soon as they get a project/activity that we like and benefit from, it gets taken away."

» Paul Hamlyn Foundation unveils new grants strategy

How Mercy Ships is steaming into the future with a new website

Kirsty Weakley looks at Mercy Ships' new website and other IT new business highlights in April.

Smoother flow of information at the Canal and River Trust

Kirsty Weakley looks at the Canal and River Trust's new electronic-point-of-sale system as well as the rest of this month's IT new business wins.

New Year, new network for National Trust Scotland

Kirsty Weakley reports on the the National Trust for Scotland's new network infrastructure and other technologies partnerships that were announced this month.

App and away with the Midlands Air Ambulance

Kirsty Weakley has a look at how an air ambulance charity developed an augmented reality mobile app and other technology partnerships.

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