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Andean Expedition Update from Emily

First stop, the Quest Villa Maria project in Lima:   Once the excess baggage had been ditched we made our way to Villa Maria, where hammers, nails, saws, wood and a plan for a new house awaited us. Before lunch progress was quick and efficient, everyone worked their socks off, and we were rewarded with […]

Exam Results gifted you with a Gap Year?

Congratulations to all of you in Scotland who received your Highers results recently and the best of luck to everybody with A-Level results looming later this week! Getting your results and subsequently confirming offers of places on university courses can be a stressful experience and one we all remember well. This is especially true if […]

Charity Pub Quiz in Lewes Wednesday 12th August

On Wednesday 12th August Lucy and Chris will be holding a pub Quiz at the Lansdown Pub in Lewes.  The questions start at 7.30pm and there will be a cash prise for the winning team! Lucy and Chris are cycling from London to Paris this September to raise money for our very own charity Quest4Change […]

A break from the gap fairs – phew!

April has been a busy month. With an average of 3 gap fairs per week, we have been burning up the miles on the motorways with some gusto. It’s been great to hear what everyone wants to get up to and see all the other options up there, but I think all the driving nearly […]

A break from the gap fairs – phew!

April has been a busy month. With an average of 3 gap fairs per week, we have been burning up the miles on the motorways with some gusto. It’s been great to hear what everyone wants to get up to and see all the other options up there, but I think all the driving nearly […]

Incredible Generosity from Villa Maria Group

  In just ONE WEEK, the family and friends of this year’s Villa Maria team have raised £3,500 for Ana Mariela, a young Peruvian girl with a fast spreading tumor on her face. The cost of the several operations to treat it amounts to £4,000 so they are confident to reach the target. Thank you […]

Incredible Generosity from Villa Maria Group

  In just ONE WEEK, the family and friends of this year’s Villa Maria team have raised £3,500 for Ana Mariela, a young Peruvian girl with a fast spreading tumor on her face. The cost of the several operations to treat it amounts to £4,000 so they are confident to reach the target. Thank you […]

1 tonne snake!

One of the worst films of all time ‘Anaconda’ starring J-Lo depicted a huge Anaconda in the deep rainforests of South America.  The snake in question seemed to get bigger as the movie went on.  It now seems that a creature this size did once exist. A team from Canada have used known mathematical formulas […]