Al Kinley

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Comment of the week: "I can easily do it"

"This trailwalker thing, do you have to have a team, I can easily do it." That's today's comment of the week in full. Shaune...

Pic of the week

Pic of the week

Children cross a makeshift bridge over open sewage in Doe community, Monrovia, Liberia. Here Oxfam is building communal latrines and tap stands and training on how to look after...

Happy Hallowe'en: Here's a pumpkin and aubergine curry

Happy Hallowe'en Oxfam supporters! Why not mark All Hallows' Eve with a hearty pumpkin curry? This pumpkin and aubergine recipe was concocted by writer, presenter, actress and Oxfam...

Win an iPad 3 with Oxfam

I don't often get to offer our blog readers a free iPad. But today we're giving away three! To celebrate the launch of the digital version of Inside Oxfam - our regular magazine for...

Pic of the week: Soap and singing

For millions of people Global Handwashing Day is a chance to dance, sing and party, often in the face of adversity - bringing life and energy to the simple but important message that...

Five charity fundraising events you shouldn't try at home

What's the strangest thing you've done for charity? Here are just five fundraising activities for brave, dedicated or just plain peculiar supporters. We highly recommend not trying these...

Strawberries bring hope to women in Azerbaijan

To mark world food day this week, Emil Baghirov, a blogger from Azerbaijan, travelled to the Tartar region in the centre of the country to find out how strawberry farming is changing rural women's...

Pic of the week: Hot Chip and Dolly Parton at Oxjam!

Here's Hot Chip's Alexis proudly displaying his new Dolly Parton record. Alexis bought it from our Oxfam Dalston shop and played it as part of Hot Chip's set to launch...

Comment of the week: "Hand on heart, donations make a massive difference"

Comment of the week comes from Abbie, a mum from Newport, South Wales. She replied to our nationwide search to find someone to come and see our work in action, and we sent her to Malawi to see for...

A special evening of performance, big ideas and storytelling

Last weekend at the Oxford Playhouse we held a fantastic celebration of Oxfam's 70th anniversary: "Eight Stories High". There we heard some amazing stories, saw some incredible performances,...