Monthly Archives: April 2015

Flying High at Bradley Barton

April 11, 2015


Bradley Barton Primary School has a proud tradition of environmental education and a passion for the arts.  They have recently opened a new building, as the school is growing, and decided to use a Helen Foundation subsi...[more]

The Resurrection Rock at Junk Monkey

April 11, 2015


Junk Monkey is a young people’s theatre group in Teignmouth run by inspirational teacher, Flo Witcombe.  The group recently performed The Resurrection Rock, a rock musical based on the Easter story and adapted by...[more]

Song in a day at Newton Abbot College

April 11, 2015

Musician Hugh Nankivell leads composing, playing and song-writing workshops and Newton Abbot College Music Team Leader Rob Wilkinson engaged Hugh to work with his year 11 GCSE students for a day to compose a pop song. Wi...[more]

Great Gift from the Veronica Awdry Charitable Trust

April 11, 2015


The Veronica Awdry Charitable Trust was established by Veronica Chambers in her maiden name of Awdry in honour of her father, the Reverend W. Awdry O.B.E. , best known for his creation of the Thomas the Tank Engine stor...[more]

Helen’s Birthday – Thank you!

April 11, 2015

Many many thanks for  all the lovely messages and photos, and generous birthday donations! – sent at the time of Helen’s birthday last month. Such kindness from so many… So, from us, to you all, a big ...[more]