Donna’s Dream House

A group of 6 of us, recently entered the competition ‘Tycoons in School’ under the name Hydro-Style where we raised nearly £800 for a chosen charity. We did this by hydro-dipping phone cases and Christmas baubles and selling them at different events. The charity we chose to donate to was Donna’s Dream House in Blackpool which specialises in providing free holidays to terminally ill children and their families. After presenting the money to the founder of the charity Len Curtis MBE (whose daughter, Donna, was the inspiration for the charity) invited the six of us for a visit and tour

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Isla, Eve, Amy and I had the honour of travelling to Thailand for a Round Square conference, along with Mrs Knight and Mrs Hobson. This was my first ever major trip away with school, and I Have never felt so excited. We flew from Manchester to Helsinki and then to Bangkok and despite all being very tired from the flights, we stayed extremely enthusiastic throughout the journey, before being collected by a lovely girl from the Regents International School Pattaya. One of the first things that stood out to us as we traveled to the school was the differences between

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Refugee Simulator

On the 19th of June 2018, my form and I were able to experience a refugee simulator installation. The simulation lasted fifteen minutes and we listened to the real-life accounts of three individual refugees and their journey to the UK. As we entered the drama studio, we were each given a headset and were told to go into the entrance area to hear a brief story before we had to move on. Immediately as we went through the entrance, we were in a darkened room and started to listen to a story about one of the refugees. We knew when

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