Monthly Archives: July 2014

Bursary holders take centre stage

July 5, 2014


The four featured here are among the 20 young people supported this year by THF bursaries: Michael 14 year old Michael – not his real name – has been learning piano for a number of years supported by a bursar...[more]

Ghosts of WW1 at Moretonhampstead

July 5, 2014


Year 6 at Moretonhampstead Primary devised and performed a remarkable play based on research into a spy scare on Dartmoor during WW1 and the history of Bovey Castle Hotel, used as a WW1 hospital. Led by MED Theatre and s...[more]

Drum Crazy at Broadhempston

July 5, 2014


The whole school – all 65 children – took part in a very lively drumming workshop and final performance, led by BigBeat outside in bright sunshine on a beautiful June day. Roger Clarke, Head teacher at the sc...[more]

Abbotskerswell Film Day

July 5, 2014


As part of Abbotskerswell Primary School’s WW1 topic the oldest children in the school worked with MED Theatre on an exciting filming project, supported by THF. The film focused on the local area during WW1. The...[more]

Bishopsteignton play the Giant

July 5, 2014


Bishopsteignton Primary has a proud tradItion of performing plays and shows in which the whole school takes part. This time, supported by THF, Peter Kyrke-Smith brought Oscar Wilde’s story of The Selfish Giant  t...[more]

Dawlish Learning Partnership gets into Rio spirit!

July 5, 2014


The Dawlish Learning Partnership, supported by THF, ran a terrific celebration of the Rio Carnival recently.  With workshops in 9 schools, a great variety of art work was on show at the Langstone Cliff Hotel where more ...[more]

Support our THF Fundraisers for July 2014 –

July 3, 2014

Jon Waterworth Director of Music at Dawlish Community College, Jon Waterworth, ran the Plymouth half marathon for THF and has raised nearly £400!  Thank you Jon – a great THf supporter.  Click here for more d...[more]