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The 20th ever World Book Day is falling on Thursday the 2nd of March. To celebrate, the library is running a Read-a-thon in aid of Barnardos. 181 more words

Activities And Events

Immigration Detention Dispatch – 15 February 2017

G4S to replace Barnardo’s for child welfare support after charity condemns latest plans

Catch up on the fortnight’s immigration detention news and parliamentary debate 285 more words


I’ve got to confess….these days the suggestion of a day out anywhere usually has me tapping away on my phone to check out two things: Geocaches and charity shops! 206 more words

Charity Shopping

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