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Raspberry Jam at Manchester’s MadLab – by Liz Hannaford

Liz Hannaford is a journalist who’s decided to take up the life of a techie! She wrote up her experience at the Jam:

I was really impressed by how generous people were with their time and equipment to help me get started.

And as it turned out, I was NOT the only woman!  Hello, Dawn! It was great to see lots of dad there with their 10, 11 yr old sons.  But where were the daughters?

I really liked the way the event was set up as a sharing experience.  Everyone was asked at the beginning what they wanted to get out of it and what they were able to put in (nothing, in my case).

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