Summary:

 

We’ve had a blast this season. Thank you for cheering us on!

Thanks to all our fabulous guests listed below, where you will also find the link to their podcast episode.

 

 

 

 

Guests of Season One

 

JRP 001: Matt Bird – Relationships
JRP 002: Andy Frost – Purpose 

JRP 003: Darren Edwards – Chav Church 
JRP 004: Daughters of Davis – #notplayingthegame
JRP 005: Ronnie Mulema – Compassion 
JRP 006: Paul Blakey MBE – Kindness 
JRP 007: Richard Pidgley – Addiction / Freedom 

An extra – Christmas special…

JRP 008: Jake Isaac – Songwriting 


NEWSFLASH!

Our first episode of 2018 will go live on Wednesday 3rd January. As from this point, we will be releasing a podcast EVERY WEEK!

A whole bunch of new guests to bring to you plus more humour, banter, stories and inspiration.

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Summary:

Born and raised in Brixton, South London, singer/songwriter Jake Isaac grew up with a yearning for music, passing music grades in percussion, bass, and piano by his teens. With his father Lee Isaac a reverend in his local community — and the founder of the street safety charity Street Pastors. An early performance at a festival in Hastings, U.K. cemented his desire to work in the music industry and by the age of 18 he was working with the likes of Daniel Beddingfield and others.

 

In this episode you will learn;

The importance of being able to express your unique self

The key to leaving a legacy on earth

 

Resources 

Head to www.iamjakeisaac.com for albums and more!

 

Show Notes

JRP 008: Joy Found In Songwriting – Feat Jake Isaac 

 

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Summary:

 

As a teenager, Richard Pidgley was already well on the way to becoming a career criminal. Life had reached rock bottom and the only way out seemed to be to take his own life. What happened later was truly incredible. 

 

 

 

 

In this episode you will learn;

The impact of addiction

The answer to fulfilment in life

 

Resources 

Seriously Rich – Book

 

Show Notes

JRP 007: Joy Found In A Transformed Life

 

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Summary:

Paul Blakey MBE is the founder of Halifax Street Angels, the International CNI Network, author, broadcaster, communicator and popular speaker.

​Paul and his wife, Jean launched Halifax Street Angels in November 2005 a project which, with the help of an amazing team of volunteers, has made a massive difference in Halifax and over one hundred and thirty towns and cities across the UK and beyond. Street Angels has contributed to a reduction in violent crime and sexual assaults in many of the towns where the scheme operates and has contributed to a national annual reduction in alcohol related violence and A&E admissions. Because of Paul’s contribution to community safety in Calderdale he was awarded a MBE (Most Excellent Member of the British Empire) in the New Years Honours 2010 by Her Majesty the Queen. 

 

 

 

In this episode you will learn;

The impact of small acts of kindness

A daily task that will change the world

 

Resources 

www.cninetwork.org

 

Show Notes

JRP 006: Sharing Joy through small acts of kindness

 

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Summary:

Ronnie Mulema, from Uganda was once trapped in poverty. His story changed one day, through international child development charity, Compassion.

In this episode of the Joy Ride Podcast, Ronnie shares his story of transformation and the joy it brought to him and his family.

 

 

 

In this episode you will learn;

The realities of being a child in poverty

The effectiveness of Compassion UK’s work

How you can change the life of a child in poverty

 

Resources 

Compassion UK Website

 

Show Notes

JRP 005: Sharing Joy through Compassion – Ronnie Mulema

 

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JRP 004:  Feat. Daughters of Davis

 

 

Summary:

Fern & Adrienne from Soul duo, ‘Daughters of Davis’, talk to Tom Elliott about their self esteem based campaign, called ‘Not playing the game’.

D A U G H T E R S  O F  D A V I S  is made up of two sisters, Fern & Adrienne Davis, with a band name proud to declare their family heritage, the sisters began an adventure that imperatively needed that bond. They sold everything, quit their jobs and took to living life in a rusted campervan brought off Ebay… As events unfolded, and disaster and miracles took place, the girls kept home in their hearts, but took their lives to the edge. No longer could they live with the question “what if?”…they had to see for themselves.

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JRP 003:  Feat. Darren Edwards

 

 

Summary:

In this episode of the Joy Ride Podcast, we are joined by pioneer of ‘Chav Church’ and author of ‘Chav Christianity’, Darren Edwards who talks about finding Joy on the margins of society.

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SPECIAL EDITION

 

In this extra, special edition of the Joy Ride Podcast, Tom Elliott is joined by Adam May, a Trustee of Tom’s newly registered charity, The Affirming Life Trust and Anna Cookson, Presenter of BBC Radio Kent who has long supported and endorsed Tom’s work.

 

 

If you would like to attend the National Launch of The Affirming Life Trust then please contact me at tom@tom-elliott.org

 

 

JRP 002:  Feat. Andy Frost

 

 

Summary:

Everyone is seeking to live life to the full. Something instinctive about us knows that there is more to life than simply working and sleeping. We thrive when we have a sense of purpose. When we can see the bigger picture.

In this episode of the the Joy Ride Podcast, we are joined by Andy Frost, a keen surfer, AFC Wimbledon Supporter and passionate about Church. Two of which he now combines! (Tune in for more on this!)

Andy gives us an insight into what it means to find purpose in life, to take risks and discover fulfilment.

 

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JRP 001:  Feat. Matt Bird

 

Summary:

Have you ever found it difficult to establish or maintain good relationships? Do you value the relationships you have?

In this episode of the Joy Ride Podcast, we are joined by Matt Bird, CEO of the Cinnamon Network & author of ‘Relationology’.

Matt shares with us some great wisdom about how we can find happiness & fulfilment in and through our relationships.

 

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