Monthly Archives: February 2017

Teignmouth Outdoor Cinema to Benefit THF

February 3, 2017

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Cllr Paul Burgess of Teignmouth has launched a crowd-funding appeal to set up a pop-up open air cinema for 2 days in June this year. He writes: “Open air cinema is a fantastic way to watch films but can be expensiv...[more]

Buckfastleigh, anyone?

February 3, 2017


Buckfastleigh, anyone? You think these look good? Well, they ARE, but wait till you see the actual ones being made in Buckfastleigh Primary School right now, in THF workshop time with artist James Lake, a whizz sculptor ...[more]

African Drumming at Cockwood School

February 3, 2017


What a great start to the New Year at Cockwood! The entire school took part in a series of drum workshops with Allan Kerr, of Shumba Arts, supported by The Helen Foundation. Allan has a gift for communicating his love of...[more]

Banner Making project at Coombeshead School

February 3, 2017


Late last term, Year 11 art students took part in a THF supported banner-making workshop focused on abstract art, and led by Sara Downham-Lotto. Students wrote to THF Trustees to express their thanks and Lydia wrote: Dea...[more]

Hennock pizza oven fires up after sculpture project

February 3, 2017


Hennock Primary School held a special Open Day last term and served freshly baked bread from its very own pizza oven!  The oven was built by the children and volunteeers from the Link Academy Trust, with pupils from Hen...[more]

The Big Draw praised Nationally

February 3, 2017


The Big Draw is the world’s largest drawing festival,and in October 2016, it had the theme: “STEAM”, designed to give the arts parity with “Sciences, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics”, ...[more]

Fundraising update and thank you – Xmas 2016

February 3, 2017

Christmas & New Year Gifts We wish to thank  the many generous friends and well-wishers who donated to THF over Christmas and the New Year.  Your support is very much appreciated. Collecting Box Raised Record Amoun...[more]