Tall Ships get-together

Posted: Thu, 02 Jun 2016 18:00 by Sam Langridge

Hi we are the 2016 Tall Ships crew - The onesie sailors!

This is the first blog entry for our big trip! The trip is a reward from the Virtual School for us working hard towards our exams (which we are half way through!)

We can't wait to go ... roll on!!!

Tags: Virtual School, Education, Year 11, Exams, Trips

Tall Ships 2016

Posted: Thu, 02 Jun 2016 16:15 by Sam Langridge

Tags: Education, Trips, Voice, Virtual School

Our Trip to the APPG

Posted: Thu, 03 Mar 2016 15:24 by Catriona Candler

Every two months the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Looked After Children and Care Leavers meet at Westminster to discuss issues regarding children in care. On Wednesday 2nd March it was all about children's homes, the title was

Tags: Trips, CiCC, APPG, Westminster, Residential Care, Voice


Posted: Wed, 21 Oct 2015 11:24 by Catriona Candler

Yesterday was a lot of fun, for the second year running we took a coachload of our children down to Windsor for a day trip to LEGOLAND. We went on rollercoasters,the pirate ship, log flume, driving course, river rapids and lots more.

Nothing. S, 10

Tags: Trips, Corporate Parenting, LEGOLAND, Half-term

CiC Summer Playscheme 2015

Posted: Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:02 by Catriona Candler

We've had a fun-filled, super busy week at the annual CiC Summer playscheme. 30 children and young people aged between 5 and 12 years attended the scheme on at least one day during the week.

What were the best things about the playscheme?

Tags: Corporate Parenting, Beaumanor Hall

Tall Ships 2015 comes to an end!

Posted: Fri, 17 Jul 2015 09:54 by Clare Kimberley

Student Blog Day 4:

Ch1 Blog 16/7/15

Today we did a lot of tacking, the boat was tipped quite a lot.

We have all had an amazing time, everyone has worked hard, worn out, tired and ready for home time lol.

Goodbye and hopefully will see you next year!

Tags: Trips, Education, Website

Tall Ships Day 3

Posted: Thu, 16 Jul 2015 09:59 by Clare Kimberley

Today we sailed to from Poole to the Needles on the Isle of Wight, anchored for dinner by the Needles where three of our girls climbed the mast.

After dinner a night sailing to Yarmouth arriving around midnight.

Student Blog Day 3:

Ch1 Blog 15/7/15

Tags: Trips, Education, Website

Tall Ships Day 2

Posted: Wed, 15 Jul 2015 08:33 by Clare Kimberley

Tuesday sailed from Cowes through Solent and open sea to Poole harbour. Spent the day tacking along the coast - putting up sails, navigating and steering the ship.

Student Blog Day 2:

Ch1 Blog 14/7/15

Dear Diary

Love u diary xoxoxoxoxoxxoxo

Ps bob is a fender

Tags: Trips, Education, Website

Tall Ships Day 2 Prep

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2015 09:35 by Clare Kimberley

Breakfast eaten and preparing to set sail today.

See more photos by clicking on the title above...

Tags: Trips, Education, Website

Tall Ships Day 1

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2015 09:09 by Clare Kimberley

Student Blog Day 1:

Ch1 Blog 13/7/15

Luke, Lucy, Lydia, and Ismat

Tags: Trips, Education, Website