Nether Stowe’s Arrival in Sri Lanka

Our arrival into Colombo and transfer to Janoda foundation has been very busy….. we’ve been working in the pre school teaching about British fruits, followed by a fun games including ‘fruit salad’ under the parachute. Some of us then worked with the local builders to build the play area, this…

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Nether Stowe in Sri Lanka

Some more from Sri Banta! The Rottis were a success! We woke for a trek down to the mud hut where our breakfast was cooked on a traditional open fire. Tears were shared over a cup of tea as we received messages from home (shoutout to Sophie Grigg for starting…

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Nether Stowe in Sri Lanka 2

Update from Sri Lanka! We hope you haven’t been worrying about the bat; he was revived, and thrown out a window. We soon settled down for our second night in our open-air accommodation, only to be accompanied by a herd of buffalo. We all woke on Tuesday morning, feeling fresh…

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Nether Stowe School in Sri Lanka

Hello from Sri Lanka! Our journey began with a flight from London to Mumbai, hosted by Jet Airways. From the start, we experienced the Sri Lankan cuisine; it’s different. Who would have known we’d have six curries in three days, even before we got to our location! We had free…

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Day 10

It is difficult to comprehend the impact we had on the students of Dominase Catholic. To us the ICT room was imperfect but to them it was a luxury far beyond their wildest dreams. As we waved goodbye to the buddies and everyone else we had befriended (which seemed to…

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Day 10

It is difficult to comprehend the impact we had on the students of Dominase Catholic. To us the ICT room was imperfect but to them it was a luxury far beyond their wildest dreams. As we waved goodbye to the buddies and everyone else we had befriended (which seemed to…

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