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Icebreakers and leadership games for young people

Sometimes, getting started on the right path is the hardest part.  It’s true of any big work project, an outdoor challenge or simply working up the motivation to go out for a run. 218 more words


HOHS Golden Girls at the Palace

Last year’s HOHS Deputy Head Girl Emily Matthews writes:

On May 24th 2017 five of us (last year’s Upper Sixth) got the opportunity to receive our Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s award at Buckingham Palace. 146 more words

Hethersett Old Hall School

The father & daughter walk

I’m preparing for a bit of a fight and have been getting it lined up for a couple of days now. Dragging darling daughter out for a walk. 443 more words

Mental Health

The first school exped of 2017, setting the year alight!

We recently had the pleasure of working with staff and students from First Point School, Dubai, on their Duke Of Edinburgh International Award Silver and Bronze adventurous journeys. 253 more words

Mountain Experience

10 Years Photographing Models on St Helena


It’s quite mind boggling how every second of the day, photographers around the world are pushing themselves to capture perfect pictures of beautiful women. 593 more words

St Helena

Ambassadors, MSPs and Pipers!

It has been a busy, busy week this week.  Courses opened for application, students got nominated for an award and we had a Ministerial Visit, so it has been all go. 1,246 more words


Basking in the Light - An Update on Callum

Hello friends,

This is a news report from last Monday from WIN News, one of the local commercial stations.

I confess there were tears when I watched it – I’m so incredibly proud of all these great young people – but especially… 110 more words