Community

Beckenham Lunch Club’s outing to the beach

  Oh we do like to be beside the seaside…. Thursday 27th September was Beckenham Lunch Club’s outing to the beach. Once again, David Nelson gave up his time to chauffeur and escort our group to Southend on Sea. We couldn’t have asked for better weather. The sun shone and there were no clouds in…

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Remarkable! Club

Remarkable! Club is ran by our charity arm Remark! Community and is aimed at Deaf adults aged over 18; providing a variety of  trips, workshops, games and other activities with aim to reduce isolation for the Deaf community. They’ve produced this video to promote the work they’ve done recently and encourage new comers to join.…

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Remark! Community News Update

Community News September 2018

  Remark! Community have had a busy couple months. Firstly our Summer Play Schemes in both North and South London were action packed with lots of different activities including Crazy Golf, swimming, badminton, trampolining and bowling. We had around 30 children in both North and South London playschemes and it was fantastic to have both…

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Minibuses, trains and automobiles

Thursday 26th July found our Beckenham Lunch Club members on another trip. This time, heading off to The Bluebell Railway for a nostalgic look back to when steam trains gently rolled through the countryside. Once again, Steven planned and executed all the arrangements and David Nelson gave up his time to drive the minibus (not…

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The Remarkable! Club have a ‘splashing’ time kayaking!

Remarkable! Club Kayaking photos

The Remarkable! Club have been left very soggy, very worn out but with gigantic smiles on their faces, after kayaking 4 miles down the Camden Town Canal. The trip to The Pirate Castle in Camden recently was a brilliant success. We have a brilliant partnership with them and they never fail to impress!   The…

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London to Brighton Cycling Fundraising Challenge

Remark! Community staff and trustees convened early in 2018 to discuss fundraising ideas for the coming year. Someone, rather bravely, nominated Head of Community, Jessica Wilde to do a fundraising bike ride from London to Brighton; considering Jessica didn’t even own a bike this suggestion was dismissed as a joke. However, unfortunately for Jessica, this…

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Remark! Community runner up at Deaf Business Awards 2018

On June 16th Steven Wynne, Remark! Community Co-ordinator attended the Deaf Business Awards in Liverpool along with his wife, Philippa Wynne to represent Remark! Community who had been shortlisted for the Outstanding Contribution Award. Remark! Community were delighted to have been shortlisted after an excellent response from the Deaf Community to vote them into the top three nominations for the night.…

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Remark! Community Charity Walk

Remark! Community recently paired up with the Rotary Club of Greenwich and took part in a very sunny, Sunday morning charity walk to raise those all important funds to ensure the future of Remark! Community projects. The 3 mile walk took place on the green in Blackheath. Annie from Remark! Community was joined by Coralie,…

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Sponsor Remark! Community – London to Brighton Bike Ride Challenge

On the 17th June Jessica Wilde, Jonathan Nelson, Ela Yilmaz, Davod Jarchlou, Pembe Alp and Benjamin Bridger will be taking on a mighty challenge of cycling 54 miles from London Clapham Common to the Brighton Seafront to raise money for Remark! Community. The group of 6 includes some less than experienced cyclists who have had to start training from…

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Oh what a royal affair!

Remark! Community celebrated the royal wedding last week by hosting a Royal Remarkable! Quiz! The quiz took place in our lounge space and meant we could take advantage of using our brand new state of the art multi-coloured lighting system representing each colour of the Union Jack, so we looked very patriotic! The quiz consisted of…

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