Weydon Team 8 – August 18th – 19th

Sunday 18th August 2013 Being Sunday, we thought it appropriates to make our weekly visit to church. All churches proved to be the ultimate culture experience, and once again each of us came away with a refreshed view of Christianity. Blown away by the extreme volume of the Ghanaians prayers…

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Weydon Team 8 – Thursday 15th August

Thursday 15th Today we woke up ready for a morning of project work. We continued with our previously started projects, some sanding and painting the tables and chairs whilst the others went down to the Chief’s palace to do some more work on the murals. We worked until lunch time…

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Weydon Team 8 – Friday 16th August

Friday 16th Today the team got a much needed lie in, due to our brilliant progress the day before as well as the pouring rain! Because nearly all of our projects are finished or are near to being finished, most of the team had a constructive morning doing whatever they…

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Weydon Team 8 – Thursday 8th August

Thursday 8th Today we woke up early because of the loud drumming and singing of the prayer call at around 4oclock and then again at 6 when the cook team got up! Once we were up we all enjoyed omelettes and bread for breakfast cooked by Augustina and the cook…

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Weydon Team 8 – Friday 9th August

Friday 9th We woke up at about 6:30 and began to prepare for our project work that we would be doing today. 5 of the ‘arty’ people stayed up at the kindergarten painting murals whilst the rest of the team made their way down to the chiefs palace to finish…

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Weydon Team 8 – Saturday 10th August

Saturday 10th Again woken up by the call to prayer, loud music and drumming from the local church the cooking team made pancakes and jam- everyone enjoyed them especially those who went up for at least five portions (Hally Baldock/ Euan Chapman). After breakfast we split into our teams, five…

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Weydon Team 8 – Monday 11th August

Monday 11thToday we woke up at 6.30 since the prayer call was particularly loud. When we were all up we enjoyed scrambled egg on toast. After breakfast most of the team went down to the Chief’s Palace to paint the walls but the rest of the team stayed to help…

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Weydon Team 8 – Day 3 GMT (Ghana Maybe Time)

Chocolate banana pancakes! (Fruit pancakes for the weird ones). The pancakes came two by two the anticipation killing the waiting ones. The batik lady arrived on time but GMT (Ghana Maybe Time) meant that Malik (mask making) were a bit late. We questioned each other on whether or not to…

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Weydon Team 8 – August 5th

So today we had an early start at stumble inn, thanks to the one and only Hally. We had a very bumpy journey in the massive army truck that is our coach. After about an hours journey we arrived in Dwabor, greeted and surrounded by the local children and team…

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