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4 Memorable Days at Rihamu Junior School

What started as a big dream finally came to fruition. It was on Friday 02nd August 2019, when the visiting team from the UK entered the school gate. Cheers and happy moments started flowing and everyone was excited the whole … Continue reading

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Uganda 2019: Day 9 – Sanitation, Sanitation, Sanitation!

Up early to visit Katwe Boarding School.  Karen has donated a new first aid kit to the guides group and we popped along to see how they’re doing.  The girls greeted us with two excellent songs and I got to … Continue reading

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Uganda 2019: Day 8 – Similarities and Differences

Up early for the hour drive to Rihamu Junior School.  This morning’s lesson was on the United Kingdom in general and Hambledon Primary School specifically.  I was particularly excited to find out what the children knew about my country and … Continue reading

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Uganda 2019: Day 7 – Teaching at Rihamu

I have has many fantastic days as a teacher over the last 20 years. Today was definitely another. I awoke feeling excited. My first day teaching at Rihamu Primary School. As I boarded the bus for the hour journey to … Continue reading

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Uganda Day 4: 2019

After a rather restless night last night, with a huge storm, I woke up feeling much better than yesterday. We headed to Tembo for breakfast where most of us had French toast to set us up for the day. Setting … Continue reading

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Uganda 2019: Day 4 – Visiting Rihamu

I awoke this morning very excited, anticipating my first trip to Rihamu School. The journey from Mweya to Kasese takes about an hour, on some of the best road in the country. It was a chance to reflect on Hambledon’s … Continue reading

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Uganda 2019 Day 3: Crater Drive

Today was a slower day.  A chance to familiarise ourselves with our base in QE National Park as well as an opportunity to catch our breath, before heading in to schools tomorrow. We spent the morning driving out to view … Continue reading

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Uganda 2019 Day 2: Journey to Mweya

The day began with breakfast at Entebbe Zoo. Again the backdrop to our meal was the gorgeous Lake Victoria. This morning Joffrey brought his wife along to meet us. She is pregnant with twins and was about to wave goodbye … Continue reading

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Uganda 2019: Day 1 – Arrival

I’m pleased to report that we’ve all arrived safely in Entebbe after a very smooth journey from London. We actually left in two groups the night before, Mr Davies and Miss Duncan were flying Air Emirates from Heathrow and the … Continue reading

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