March 9, 2016

Fundraising for HCPT trips to Lourdes

On Friday 4th March, hot on the heels of fundraising for Guide Dog puppies, students and staff donned pink, and enjoyed a cake sale. The school managed to raise the wonderful sum of £250.00. Even our young men threw themselves into the fun, painting their nails pink and wearing pink ribbons. What they didn't realize was that the nail varnish remover had run out, so their transformations lasted a little longer than they thought!

January 15, 2016

St Christopher’s Visit to Colchester Zoo Thursday 14th January 2016

Colchester Zoo St Christopher’s  14th January 2016   After Ben Wright’s success in raising   £112 to adopt “Ivar”, a wild African hunting dog, a trip to see Ivar and his pals at Colchester Zoo was essential for a group from of St Christopher’s – even if it was January!   On arrival we headed straight for to the hunting dogs, who were charging about in a pack in the bitter wind. Ben’s plaque was displayed clearly for all to see.  …

January 15, 2016

St Christopher’s Christmas 2015 – Trip Youth Hostelling and Winter Wonderland

After a term of “saving our pennies”, St Christopher’s long-awaited trip to the Hyde Park Winter Wonderland took place on 17th December. The outing began with a visit to the pantomime at the Harlow Playhouse (oh yes we did…) which was enjoyed by all.  After a stop off at McDonald’s we headed to the youth hostel in Lee Valley as this was to be our base for a night. As it is conveniently next to Cheshunt station, we travelled up…