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£240raised of £200 target by 9 supporters

    Weʼve raised £240 to Sparrow School, South Africa

    Funded on Wednesday, 4th October 2017

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    During October half term, I am lucky enough to be going to South Africa for ten days. Whilst I am there I am going to work at Sparrow School. Sparrow School is a school for children who can't go into mainstream education due to their having learning disabilities. These learning disabilities can be for a variety of reasons, but mainly from abuse and neglect. Sparrow School is great as it provides a caring and neutral environment which relieves the children from the desperate poverty from which they come. I am hoping to raise £200 to donate to the school, as it mainly runs off donations.

    On Sunday the 3rd of September a couple of friends and I set off to walk 10 miles of the Ridgeway. As we had all done D of E we thought it wouldn't be nearly that bad... We were so wrong! The awful rain was no help to the walk, as it poured all day and us and our backpacks got soaked through which resulted in soggy sandwiches and maps - which was not good for our navigation, and not to mention this was coming to the end of the summer holidays in which we were all incredibly unfit. Nevertheless we ditched the map and decided to just guess the route - not one of our brightest ideas! Luckily with the help of some walkers and farmers we made it to our 10 mile point and at this point all we could think about was our hot baths waiting for us at home, although we did get some funny looks from people at the train stations en route home, as we really did look like drowned rats!

    Before we ditched the map, and used our navigational skills (which were almost as hopeless)

    At the finishing line, looking a little disgruntled



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      • emily bunbury

        emily bunbury

        Sep 12, 2017

        Well done Molly and can't wait to hear all about it! x


      • wendy jestice

        wendy jestice

        Sep 11, 2017

        Well Done Mol . Expect full report plus photosThis is from me and Dot.Lots of love Wend x


      • Jackie Mor

        Jackie Mor

        Sep 10, 2017

        Good Luck Molly - well done you XXBest loveAunt Jack and all xx


      • ER Richmond-Watson

        ER Richmond-Watson

        Sep 10, 2017

        Great hat! Definitely worth a tenner!!Lots of love Rose xx


      • Anonymous


        Sep 7, 2017

        Great cause Molly - good luck. Tomxx

      • Robin Thompson

        Robin Thompson

        Sep 7, 2017

        Sounds like a fantastic trip Molly. Can't wait top hear all about it. Take lots of photos!!LoveCooch, Robin, Emily & Edward


      • Rosie Hunt

        Rosie Hunt

        Sep 6, 2017

        Go Girl! Hope aeroplane navigation system is more advanced than yours! Rosie and the rest X


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