An old friend was talking on television the other day about where he is at and what he has been up to. Will Bentinck, along with two other friends – Jes Haley and Grant Crozier – were sitting in the Rochester Castle pub in Stoke Newington many years ago when the idea of Ragged University crystallised….
Jes Haley, had catalyzed my going to London to help out a small community organisation called Street Performers Community Organisation (streetperformer.org.uk). She got volunteers for ecologically oriented projects as, at the time, she worked at British Trust for Conservation Volunteers (www.tcv.org.uk). Read more