Tags: Education

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, my group travelled from Yarmouth to portsmouth, in the morning we had to do the sails and set the boat up ready for its travels in the beautiful sea, we had sunshineee, which is a change from the typical British weather... Read More »

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

Today we travelled... Read More »

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

Today was….eventful. Consisting of people... Read More »

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

Arrived at Challenger 1 at 1 pm. After an induction we crewed and sailed to Cowes in the Isle of Wight. Very windy with lots of spray. Everyone very wet but having a great time. We are all gathered around a table in the galleys eating fajitas made by the group.... Read More »

Tags: Trips, Education, Website

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

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

Krakow Trip, Day 3: Schindler's Factory and the Krakow Ghetto

Posted: Wed, 27 Mar 2013 20:34 by Catriona Candler

The Ghetto

The Jewish Ghetto was set up in March 1941. What happened was that all the Jews of Krakow were forced to leave their homes and move into horrible, squashed, dirty houses in the Ghetto. They were only allowed to bring what they could carry and some... Read More »

Tags: Trips, CiCC, Education, Holocaust

The Holocaust Centre

Posted: Mon, 18 Feb 2013 13:08 by Catriona Candler

Last week, a group of us from the CiCC went to the Holocaust Memorial Centre near Newark, Nottinghamshire.

We went there to learn about the impact of what the Holocaust was like for single individuals from that era. We met and got to speak to a Holocaust survivor... Read More »

Tags: CiCC, Trips, Education, Holocaust, Sam

University Summer School

Posted: Mon, 09 Jul 2012 13:14 by Catriona Candler

Each year De Montfort, Leicester and Loughborough Universities join forces to put on a summer school for local children in care. 7 young people from Leicestershire took part this year. They designed an app for use at London 2012, tried to drive remote control... Read More »

Tags: Trips, Education, University, Summer