Inspiring Our Teenagers

A new programme was unveiled last week (15 March) to help encourage children in care in Bristol to reach their full potential as part of the Bristol Career Coach scheme. The programme pares school children in year nine (ages 13-14), who are primarily from a care or vulnerable background, with Read More …

ZIMBE! At Orchard School

By Sharon Crawford. In two terrific concerts at Orchard School, members of the Bristol Choral Society joined more than 300 children (over the two nights) from Orchard School and eight local primary schools to perform Alexander L’Estrange’s Zimbe! They were accompanied by a jazz quintet made up of players from Read More …

Playing With Fire!

By Crispin Shingler, Wicketz Bristol (Southmead) “Stop Drop and Roll”, “Fire Fire Fire”, and “Call 999” were the phrases at the Southmead Wicketz sessions when the Avon Fire and Rescue Service attended last month.  Ben, Kurt, Genevieve and Phil surprised the children at the extent of services they offer as well Read More …