Community

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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An amazing feat from Yigit – News from our Remarkable! Club

The Remarkable! club is renowned for their exciting outings with lots of fun and laughter, not to mention the occasional friendly competition. The record breaking feat took place at Lewisham AMF a professional 10 pin bowling complex where the Remarkable! Club had hired lanes for the afternoon. As always, we strive to include everyone, regardless…

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Groombridge Place, we’re coming for you

Let’s all get ready for the first of many outings in 2018 for Eltham Lunch Club members. Off to Tonbridge Wells to visit Groombridge Gardens and Enchanted Forest. Groombridge Place is a beautiful country estate resting on the border between East Sussex and Kent and has a 17th century moated manor house, sculpted formal gardens…

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