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An afternoon chat show hosted by people with learning disabilities

An event from the Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities & London South Bank University.

About this event

‘Welcome to The Other One Show, our live chat show to celebrate Learning Disability Awareness Week. Join us for incredible guests and live performances as we lift the lid on what makes us creative!’

To celebrate Learning Disability Week 2021, the Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities and London South Bank University are pleased to present an afternoon chat show hosted by people with learning disabilities.

Mencap‘s theme for Learning Disability Week this year is ‘Art & Creativity’. In a nod to this theme, our friends will tell you all about their creative lives and we will hear all about the lives of student learning disability nurses.

Join us for a virtual and interactive chat show style event to celebrate the creative side of people with learning disabilities and find out more about what motivates students to choose to focus on learning disability. The event is open to all and everyone is welcome!

Programme

15:30: Welcome & virtual housekeeping – Neil

15:35: Welcome to ‘The ‘Other’ One Show’ – Sonia & David

15:40: Learning Disability Professional

15:50: Mikey Reynolds – Musician with the band Delta 7 and DJ

16:05: Peter Allum – Musician and photographer

16:20: Musical interlude with Peter Allum playing live

16:25: Steve Hardy – Practice Development Nurse at Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust and co-editor on ‘Peter and Friends’ a book about the experiences of people with learning disabilities during lockdown.

16:40: Special guest interview

16:55: This has been ‘The ‘Other’ One Show’ – Peter Allum to play out the show

We will be hosting this event on Zoom Webinar and we will send out the joining instructions 2 days before the event takes place.

To book a place, click this link: https://bit.ly/2Tn1mdn

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