Red & Gold Team – Safari Day 22, 23, & 24

As you may have seen from the students’ various Instagram, Facebook and all other social media posts over the past few days, we are currently on Safari. We arrived on Wednesday at Paraa Lodge from Loweero after a solid 7am-12pm drive through beautiful African scenery, becoming more tropical and exotic as we approached. We were…

Red & Gold Team – Luweero Day 19, 20, 21

On the morning of the 19th July both groups set upon the long journey to Luweero, meeting up at the equator for a last minute shopping spree and lunch – the best lunch we have had so far! From here, we left in convoy in our coasters and our bomb proof, vomit comet (the 4×4…

Red Team Day 18 – Football and Kamuzinda Leaving Party

Boy’s and Girl’s Football Matches During our final morning at Kamuzinda, our male and female football teams played a friendly game against our Ugandan friends in the glorious African sun. In the men’s match the final score was 3 – 2 to Richard Lander due Tom’s magnificent golden boot. Steve’s horrendous goalkeeping skills were also…

Gold Group – Day 18 – Leaving party!

We were awoken from our lie in by, yet again, “Hotel California” with several staff and students singing along at the top of their voices. However, this was less painful when we found breakfast was pancakes! After breakfast, we started the day off packing our suitcases and preparing the next week of travelling. We organised…

Gold Group – Day 17 – SPORTS DAY!!!

Today was Bujakko’s sports day 2019, and much to our delight, we were invited to participate in some events in their communities. A few nights previous, Mrs Bond had organised us into four groups and linked us with a house for the day. We then decided which activities we each wanted to partake in. To…

Red Team Day 16 & 17 – Working and Planets

Working in the heat of Africa The beautiful weather has finally arrived at Kamuzinda and for the last 2 days we have been working in the heat of the African sun. A great opportunity to improve our suntans and the lives of the amazing school children we have been spending our time with. The group…

Gold Group – belated upload of halfway highlights

Here are some of the highlights of the trip from the Gold group students and staff: Lani: giving donations and seeing their faces Tash: the welcome dance as Jasimu Luke: meeting the first school and watching their welcome performance Ben P: chimpanzee sanctuary Abby B: receiving letters from friends at Kamuzinda Evie: arriving at Kamuzinda…