Tags: Website

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: Education, Trips, Website

Tall Ships Day 3

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: Education, Trips, 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: Education, Trips, Website

Tall Ships Day 2 Prep

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: Education, Trips, Website

Tall Ships Day 1

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: Education, Trips, Website

Tall Ships is on the way

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: Education, Trips, Website

the Beacon is now live!

the Beacon is now live!

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 »

Tags: Launch, Party, University, Website

Website Testing

Website Testing

Posted: Thu, 02 May 2013 18:45 by Sam Harvey

This evening 6 young people kindly gave up their time to come to County Hall and test the new website.

They all really liked it, favourite bits included the forums and games area - What is your favourite? Why not start a forum chat and we can see who likes... Read More »

Tags: Volunteer, Website

Website Group

Website Group

Posted: Fri, 07 Dec 2012 15:20 by Catriona Candler

This amazing website you're on was designed and tested by a group of children and young people in care (obviously they had help from Loughborough University students in the Graphic Communication Department as well as Cuttlefish!).

We went to a few presentations... Read More »

Tags: University, Website