Nurseries and pre-schools celebrate Improvement and Achievement Awards

Nurseries and pre-schools across Kent are celebrating after being honoured with prestigious awards to recognise their commitment to supporting continuous improvement. Five nurseries and pre-schools were honoured with a prestigious Threads of Success Improvement and Achievement Award. They were Bertie’s Nursery in Faversham, Discovery Day Nursery in Maidstone, Kiddie Kapers Neighbourhood Nursery in Ashford, Magpie…

Youngsters took part in an enterprising course run by the Far Academy

Young people between the ages of 14 and 19 had the opportunity to design and build their own skateboards at a course run by the Far Academy in partnership with Canterbury Academy. The course was made possible through KCC Members Grants funding from Paul Carter, Pam Brivio and Eileen Rowbotham. This positive initiative raised confidence…

Road Safety – For Children by Children

The children of year three and four at St Joseph’s School, Aylesham were so concerned about Road Safety that they took the matter into their own hands. They contacted their local MP who suggested they approached KCC. After speaking to KCC Member Steve Manion they submitted a Members Grant Application for funding. Alongside the form itself, the children wrote letters…