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Barnardo's - Satellite Scheme - Preventing Sexual Exploitation

The Trust has continued its support of Barnardo’s in 2015 making a further award to support the Satellite Scheme  . The Scheme places the charities advisors in the community to protect young people from sexual exploitation .


Edith Mary Pearson/Edith Pearson Pratt 1894-1967

Edith Mary Pearson knew that she was born in either 1893 or 1894, month and day unknown. She knew also that she had lived in Gateshead, England with her mother, Annie, and older brother, George, until October 22, 1901, when both disappeared from her life. 1,743 more words


Second-hand Hygge.

Have you come across ‘Hygge’ this winter? It’s the latest concept to come out of Denmark and, loosely translated, means a sense of feeling cosy at the darkest time of the year. 45 more words

Charity Shops

Crafty, Elf-less Students!!

We are getting closer to the end of the year and seasonal activities are taking place all over our campuses.  We have a Craft Fayre and Tombola to raise funds for charity and some funny going-ons with some Elves. 841 more words


Review: 'Forgotten' documentary disappointing

“The act of uprooting children and sending them, alone, across the ocean to work in a strange land… must be regarded as one of the most Draconian measures in the entire history of children in English-speaking society. 2,354 more words

Social Commentary

Sharing, Caring and Supporting

Our staff and students are working hard towards Christmas, with a lot of them involved in raising funds for charities, putting on performances and getting involved in college activities. 1,364 more words


Kevin the carrot at Aldi

Not a saving you money deal but all proceeds from this wonderful character do go to Barnardo’s children’s charity.

This cuddly, loveable character is only £2.99 at Aldi. My mom loves him!