Tags: Trips

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

How can we ensure... Read More »

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.

It was great to have helpers... Read More »

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

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

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

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