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On the beach!

On the beach!

Football on the beach. Collecting beach plastics and waste Fun, fun, fun, in the sun, sun, sun....   Fortunately for the the senior ch...
Rob Stephenson Trust does it again with volunteer Gary P.

Rob Stephenson Trust does it again with volunteer Gary P.

February half term week UK side. Cold, wet and in the grips of wintry blues, Gary managed to escape and head south to the sun! Having left Heathro...
STRIPE ON!

STRIPE ON!

  I hope that we, Team Bushbells, are not too late to wish you wish you a Happy New Year! 2018 is already busy busy! I have sourced some gorge...
Term ends on high with our wonderful art volunteer Athena, and generous donations from Pipity.

Term ends on high with our wonderful art volunteer Athena, and generous donations from Pipity.

  The joy about doing what I do (selling wonderful brightly coloured kikoy clothing to raise funds to build schools.....!) is the people you mee...
My time working at Bluebells School, by guest blogger Athena H

My time working at Bluebells School, by guest blogger Athena H

As I am nearing the end of my stay in Watamu, Kenya, I can't ignore the slight lump in my throat as I think about the little time I have left here....
Project TOMATO

Project TOMATO

  Hot off the press! .... Some very exciting news! Team Bushbells are thrilled to announce CONFIRMED funding for ‘Project Tomato’!  This has large...
Dotty Doodlers Unite!

Dotty Doodlers Unite!

  Regular readers of our blogs will know that we love joining up ‘dots’ and making connections.  We call it the ripple effect. So we’re thrilled...
Ripple effect! Laugh! Live! Learn! Play!

Ripple effect! Laugh! Live! Learn! Play!

Don’t you love throwing stones into the sea and seeing how many times they bounce?!  And every time that stone skims the water, it creatives littl...
Live. Laugh. Learn. Play! Sports equipment arrives... by Josh Timms

Live. Laugh. Learn. Play! Sports equipment arrives... by Josh Timms

  I've been lucky enough to volunteer at Bluebells school these past 6 weeks, on an Outreach International programme. It's been the most wonderfu...
School's OUT!

School's OUT!

End of term for all sorts of folk around the world, including members of Bushbells team - Kenyan side! Katana (Sammy’s son) is now on holiday for a...
'The Ultimate Ethical Festival Packing List' Guest blogger, Daisy.

'The Ultimate Ethical Festival Packing List' Guest blogger, Daisy.

With Glastonbury next weekend we can say that festival season is well and truly underway and while we love the camping, the music and everythin...
BABY NEWS!

BABY NEWS!

Exciting News! Rahema had her baby back in mid July  – a beautiful little boy called Joel! He was safely delivered into this world,  and both mothe...