Posted: Mon, 09 Dec 2013 21:17 by Catriona Candler
A powerful film - made more powerful by your voices!
A fantastic film that was moving and thought provoking
That was how 'Unheard' was described by some of the people who watched it's Premiere at Snibston's Century Theatre on Monday 9th December. Unheard is... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 10 Sep 2013 10:56 by Catriona Candler
Are you aged 16-25 and not in education, emloyment or training? Then the Prince's Trust 12 week TEAM Programme would be great for you!
You get to do team building, a week doing outward bound activities in Cumbria or Derbyshire, fundraising, community projects... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 02 Sep 2013 10:02 by Catriona Candler
Posted: Sat, 27 Jul 2013 11:52 by Sam Harvey
To celebrate the launch of the new Beacon Athletic football team we were given a wonderful day at the King Power Stadium courtesy of Leicester City Football Club.
We were invited to 'Shake the Shirt' before the kick off at the pre-season friendly versus big... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 12 Jul 2013 12:40 by Sam Harvey
Posted: Sat, 29 Jun 2013 11:39 by Sam Harvey
On Saturday 29th June, 4 young people went to explore Queen's College Cambridge and learn about ancient Egypt. This is what they said-
'Today was a great experience, meeting new people and having a great laugh. I had a great time in the museum and painting... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 18 Jun 2013 14:45 by Sam Harvey
A big congratulations to Sam Baker!
He applied and has now been offered a place on the Leicestershire Youth Commission on Police and Crime .
All of Corporate Parenting are really chuffed for him as he did really well on the written application and the telephone... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 05 Jun 2013 10:39 by Catriona Candler
On the 5th of June we went to an All Party Parliamentary Group meeting in Westminster. The purpose of these meetings is to bring young people who are in care, and those with authority together so things that matter to us can be debated and addressed.
This meeting... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 25 May 2013 22:30 by Victor Cook
The Beacon website was launched with a bang at our spectacular party held at Loughborough Students Union on 14th May. About 150 children and young people in care, their carers and social workers came along, enjoyed a fun evening together and tried out the... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 23 May 2013 14:13 by Sam Harvey