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A Visit to the Ben Uri Gallery during Refugee Week 2017

Just before the summer, SSF Chief Exec Ann Beatty was invited by colleague Evadne Bygrave to visit the exhibition ‘Thirty Six Pounds and Ninety Five Pence’ at the Ben Uri Gallery during Refugee Week 2017. The exhibition featured art produced during art therapy sessions at the New Art Studio by current refugees and asylum seekers. Ann said: […]

FRIDAY Digest THREE!

It’s been a busy few weeks! Here are some of the highlights… A BIG thank you to Caerphilly NUT for walking to support Education For All at the end of June… On Education For All Awareness Day, we were joined by Dorothy Thornhill and many others at West Herts College for a day of stories, […]

Outside The Classroom Windows

Anyone who is interested in the global effort to see more children reap the benefits of literacy, numeracy, languages and a broader awareness of the world will be used to seeing headlines like this, from the guardian: “Drive to get children back to school failing worldwide”. To many of us, ‘back to school’ has become […]

FRIDAY Digest!

It’s been a busy (and hot!) few weeks. A couple of weeks ago Chief Exec Ann Beatty was invited to, and given a generous donation by, the Zonta Club of Guildford, and met with Baroness Sharp and Sue Doughty, the President of Zonta Guildford. In her own words: “It was great to be with so […]