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Cronk y Berry Space Unit enjoys Africa

Today Rosemary visited Cronk y Berry School and took in a range of artifacts to help the students learn more about Africa. After seeing pictures of women carrying water, all the children tried balancing their water bottles on their heads … Continue reading

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10th Birthday and AGM

It was great to celebrate our first 10 years with friends old and new. Following a BBQ Cheryl Cousins, our first Co-ordinator, Phil Craine, our Chair, and Hugh Davidson, a generous supporter, reflected on the last decade.  This beautiful cake … Continue reading

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Gaza Appeal

Would you like to help those who have been injured and are homeless, living in Gaza? There will be street collections across the Island this weekend:   Castletown: Saturday Douglas: Saturday and Sunday Peel: Saturday Port Erin: Friday and Saturday … Continue reading

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10th Anniversary BBQ + AGM

You would be very welcome to join us on Friday 5th September to celebrate our 10th birthday. The BBQ will be held at our office in St Johns, beginning at 18:00. We will be looking back at our achievements. There … Continue reading

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Last film goes on line

Thanks to the Department of Education and Children’s IT expert, Alex, we can now celebrate having the last of the entries to our Primary Short Film Competition on line.  You can view Peel Clothworkers’ entry on Cyberbullying here. The other … Continue reading

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QE2 students thanked for work on life-saving digital lessons

On Monday Rosemary presented two students from QE2 High School with copies of potentially life-saving DVDs they had helped to create as part of a collaboration with the charity Thare Machi Education (Isle of Man) TME (IoM) uses new media … Continue reading

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Global Village was Great!

The sun shone all day and hundreds of people made their way down from the Fairfield to taste Indian, Filipino, German and African food; to browse the stalls of charities working in other countries; to join in activities; and to … Continue reading

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You can view film entries here!

All of the seven films in the finals of the One World Centre Primary Short Film Competition can now be seen by clicking on the school names below: Joint winners: Anagh Coar and Sulby Ashley Hill, Ballasalla, Foxdale, St Johns, … Continue reading

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Global Village

It will soon be time for our next Global Village – Tynwald Day (Monday 7th July). This year we will be in the Arboretum, which will be much closer to the heart of the action. There will be stalls run … Continue reading

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Fairtrade Poetry

Have you ever thought about writing a poem about Fairtrade? Doona Williams has, and you can read it below. If you’d like to write one for us to include on our website, please send it in. Fair Wind, by Doona … Continue reading

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