Bake o’clock

Another week passes and we move out of the very long month of September. 30 calendar days and 21 working days – I think we’ve actually been in school and college every single day in September that we could have possibly worked and, as always, the start of the year has brought challenges and wonderful […]

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Changing seasons; changing lifes.

The weather has felt decidedly autumnal over the last few days. But, as always, we have worked through that in support of our children and young people. I know that it is difficult, on occasions, when we have the blustery wind, which does affect the children’s and young people’s psyche somewhat. And then, some have […]

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To sport …

As the term now has something of a rhythm about it and fewer work related messages need to be shared, maybe it’s a timely opportunity just to reflect upon World Cup Fever.   Sport, and particularly watching sport, does have a significant impact upon our lives; good and bad. Generally, it doesn’t just make for […]

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The sun shines on our return

I hope that this has been a good week for you. In our schools and in our college it’s been a little warm, on occasions, but all of our institutions now have pupils and students back full-time and, hopefully, firing on all cylinders. The children and young people that I have met were polite, eager […]

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