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Claire is originally from North Devon and is a pharmacist. She trained at the University of Bath and Torbay Hospital. Claire has worked as a hospital pharmacist and more recently as a prescribing advisor for GP practices. Claire has served with BMS since 2013. She is working in Chad to continue the development of the pharmacy service at Guinebor II hospital. Her home church is Upton Vale Baptist Church, Torquay.
  • 25 Aug 2017
    Meanwhile, back in Chad……
    Posted by Claire Bedford at 16:15 on Aug 25th, 2017
    After almost 3 months in the UK on home assignment, I’ve now been back in Chad for 3 weeks. Thanks to Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris, my suitcases have only been in Chad for 2 weeks and 4 days, but I’m grateful that they eventually arrived and everything was ok inside, including my prec
  • 29 Jul 2017
    Two homes……the sequel
    Posted by Claire Bedford at 16:50 on Jul 29th, 2017
    Dear ChadThree months ago, I was sat in your dusty, hot, dry climes, typing a letter to the Western world.  I wasn’t sure how I was going to find it being back in my ‘other home’. Now, I’m just five days away from returning to you, and I’m wondering how that will feel.I’m going to s
  • 26 May 2017
    ‘It’s SO hot!’
    Posted by Claire Bedford at 18:50 on May 26th, 2017
    ....says everyone around me.  Everyone's in flip-flops, shorts and t-shirts, whereas I am wearing socks, full-length jeans and a couple of tops.  Can only mean one thing!  Yes, I am back in the UK for home assignment!It's been great to enjoy the (relative) cool and not be sweating. &n
  • 2 May 2017
    Two homes
    Posted by Claire Bedford at 18:19 on May 2nd, 2017
    Dear Western WorldThis is a something I’ve wanted to write for ages but I’m never sure if I’ll be able to express myself in a way that conveys how I feel.  I hope I don’t offend you, that’s not my intention.  I just want you to know what I’m thinking and feeling right now.Twelv
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  • 7 Jul 2017
    An update from Claire
    Posted by Claire Bedford at 09:23 on Jul 7th, 2017
  • 21 Jun 2017
    Introducing Claire
    Posted by Claire Bedford at 15:49 on Jun 21st, 2017
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Meanwhile, back in Chad……
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After almost 3 months in the UK on home assignment, I’ve now been back in Chad for 3 weeks. Thanks to...

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Two homes……the sequel
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Dear ChadThree months ago, I was sat in your dusty, hot, dry climes, typing a letter to the Western world. ...

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