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 »
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 »
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
Today was….eventful. Consisting of people... Read More »
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...
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 »
Posted: Mon, 13 Jul 2015 11:46 by Clare Kimberley
Eight very excited young people asking us:
"Are we nearly there yet?"
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, 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 »
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 »