Tall Ships is on the way

Posted: Mon, 13 Jul 2015 11:46 by Clare Kimberley

Eight very excited young people asking us:

"Are we nearly there yet?"

Tags: Trips, Education, Website

Beacon Voices at De Montfort Hall

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 19:00 by Catriona Candler

On Wednesday 24th June, Beacon Voices had their first concert at Leicester's De Montfort Hall.

We were taking part in the Leicestershire Schools Music Service Summer Festival as part of the Vocal-Ease choir which was made up of around 100 young people from... Read More »

Tags: Choir; De Montfort Hall; Beacon Voices

Holocaust Memorial Day 2015

Posted: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:04 by Catriona Candler


This is the theme of Holocaust Memorial Day 2015, which marks 70 years since the liberation of Auschwitz. Nikki and Priya who went on CiCC trip to Auschwitz in March 2013 spoke at 2 different events for HMD. On Monday 26th Nikki spoke... Read More »

Tags: CiCC, Holocaust, Unheard, Film, Education

Celebration of Achievement Awards 2015

Posted: Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:22 by Catriona Candler

For the last 2 nights Leicestershire's deserving Children in Care have taken over Loughborough University's Student Union. Over 150 children and young people were recognised for their amazing achievements in lots of different areas, from amazing GCSE results... Read More »

Tags: Awards, Beacon Voices, Corporate Parenting

Half Term Activies

Posted: Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:23 by Sam Harvey

Wondering what to do in Half Term?

Come and join us on one of the following...

Monday 20th October - Alton Towers - Age 13-18 years

Friday 24th October - Legoland - Age 7 - 12 years

Cost of the trip is £10 per person

Please contact Sam for further details.... Read More »

Tags: Trips, Corporate Parenting

CiC Summer Playscheme 2014

Posted: Mon, 11 Aug 2014 22:37 by Catriona Candler

The 2014 CiC Summer Playscheme has started with a bang! It was a great day today. We made our very own Rascally cakes (aka. mud pies), ate disgusting cake (aka. yummy jelly Sam had painstakingly made), played bench-ball and did some super hard team challenges.... Read More »

Tags: Beaumanor Hall; CiC; Summer; Playscheme; 2014

VIAM 2014 - Beacon Voices

Posted: Wed, 12 Mar 2014 23:54 by Catriona Candler

Tonight Beacon Voices sang at Wembley Arena!! We were taking part in an event called Voice in a Million, which is a mass schools concert. Over 5000 children and young people took part, but Beacon Voices was one of the few choirs chosen to sing some songs on... Read More »

Tags: Trips, Corporate Parenting, Choir, Beacon Voices, VIAM

Celebration of Achievement Awards

Posted: Fri, 24 Jan 2014 12:22 by Catriona Candler

Over 200 children and young people from 5 years old to 25 years old received an award at the Celebration of Achievement Awards which were held at Loughborough University on Tuesday and Wednesday evening.

The events were movie-themed and everyone came up to... Read More »

Tags: Celebration of Achievement Awards, Beacon Voices, Corporate Parenting

Beacon Voices at Christmas

Posted: Fri, 20 Dec 2013 11:33 by Catriona Candler

Well, it's been a busy few weeks for Beacon Voices! We had to learn lots of Christmas songs and carols for 2 special performances. The first took place at Century Theatre at Snibston Discovery Park on 9th December. The choir sang songs such as Jingle Bells,... Read More »

Tags: Choir, Beacon Voices, Carols, Christmas

UKYP Procedures Group

Posted: Sun, 15 Dec 2013 12:12 by Catriona Candler

Ashleigh was recently elected as the East Midlands Representative to the UK Youth Parliament Procedures group. This group is the main organising committee for the UKYP annual sittings and makes the decisions that guides the development of UKYP. Prior to this... Read More »

Tags: UKYP, Voice