Wylam Makers Market – a thank you.

Wylam Makers Market – a thank you.

Many thanks to all the amazing women, both in the U.K. and Zambia, who made things that were featured on our stall at Wylam Makers Market in Northumberland yesterday. £228.50 was raised for the charity - as well as loads of compliments about all the hand made items!...

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Visit to Stobhillgate First School in Northumberland.

Visit to Stobhillgate First School in Northumberland.

On Thursday we were delighted to be able to visit Stobhillgate First School in Morpeth, Northumberland. Our trustee John was finally able to thank them in person for the very large uniform donation that we took out to Zambia at the beginning of last year. It was...

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Visits by British dignitaries to Linda Community School

Visits by British dignitaries to Linda Community School

Yesterday the Director of The British Council in Zambia visited Linda Community School, a School we have built for vulnerable children in Livingstone. The school has had several high profile visits from British dignitaries, including the U.K. High Commissioner, the...

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The British Council visit Linda Community School.

The British Council visit Linda Community School.

We were delighted to facilitate a visit by the Director of The British Council in Zambia, David Pardoe, to Linda Community School today. He was able to learn about the school’s connections with the U.K. and wider Commonwealth, including links we have established with...

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Repairs at Linda Sunrise.

Repairs at Linda Sunrise.

Some improvement works have been taking place at Linda Sunrise Pre-School / Homework Club in Linda compound, Livingstone. The effects of weathering had taken their toll on the original black boards in the second teaching structure we built there. The solution is a...

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A visit to Cramlington Village Primary School.

A visit to Cramlington Village Primary School.

It was great to visit Cramlington Village Primary School this morning after a gap of two years because of the pandemic. Cramlington have supported Zambezi Sunrise Trust for over four years, and in particular our project at Linda Community School. The grade 3 classroom...

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A morning with Peterlee U3A.

A morning with Peterlee U3A.

We were delighted to accept an invitation this morning from Peterlee U3A in County Durham. Our trustee John gave a talk on the work of Zambezi Sunrise, some 17 months after it was originally arranged for June of last year! It was one of our events that was cancelled...

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Window frames completed for new classroom block.

Window frames completed for new classroom block.

Not the most glamorous photos, but they show some important progress. The metal windows on our latest classroom block at Linda Community School had to be hand made to order. They have now been delivered and fitted. Doors coming soon.... Huge thanks if you donated to...

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Visit to Shotley Bridge Primary School.

Visit to Shotley Bridge Primary School.

We were delighted to visit Shotley Bridge Primary School in County Durham last week, after an absence of two years because of the pandemic. Our trustee John was able to introduce the younger children to their twin school, Nekacheya Primary School, in Livingstone. At...

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Meet Grade 9.

Meet Grade 9.

Meet Grade 9 at Linda Community School in Livingstone. Before Zambezi Sunrise Trust became involved with the school, it only went up to Grade 7 (the end of primary school in Zambia). Through no fault of their own, some of the children were not able to go on to...

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