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Thank you from happy parent

Diane, the mother of Alex who attended Playskill last term, wrote the following to Playskill’s team leader, Andrea: ‘I wanted to take this opportunity to thank you so much for everything you have done for Alex, he is a totally different child!!!  Both my kids loved the Xmas party as […]

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Playskill Christmas Party 2009

We finished the term yesterday with a fantastic party! It was so lovely to have some old faces from the Playskill groups come to join us and to see them all showing off the skills they learnt with us. It was also a tearful time of goodbyes to some of our group that […]

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Fence Club Christmas Present Donation

We were delighted to receive 10 boxes of toys, ranging from cute cuddly toys to sophisticated Hornby train sets, from the Fence Club on 24th November. These toys will be used for Christmas presents for the Christmas party and will provide many gifts for a siblings party to take place in 2010. Huge thanks to […]

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Surprise Gift Presentation by John Lewis

Surprise Gift Presentation by John Lewis

On Monday 21st September, we had a second very successful day of assessments for this term’s group. We also had the wonderful surprise of receiving a cheque for over £1900 from John Lewis – A HUGE THANKS TO ANNE-MARIE, SARAH in Beauty and PEARL and DORRINDA!!! It was also wonderful that […]

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Coffee and Cake Sale in Chipperfield

A coffee and cake sale was held in Chipperfield on Friday 11th September along with a lunch for the Chipperfield mums. It was a good day for raising the profile of Playskill , particularly as all 3 of the Playskill therapists come from the village! £110 was taken on the day. A big […]

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Donation from Fence Club – thank you!

We were delighted to receive a cheque for £1000 for a Specialist seat and Standing frame at the end of June from Brian Gray. This money was from the Fence Club money raised by members of the Toy Trade to support children with specific needs. What a wonderful idea! Andrea Clarke […]

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Coffee and cakes at the University of Bath

Nina, trustee and secretary of Playskill, organised a coffee and cakes morning in the Department of European Studies and Modern Languages at the University of Bath on Friday 24th April. Many colleagues made cakes and ate them! Over £110 was raised for Playskill which will help cover the costs of the Easter Reunion Party.  

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Easter Reunion Party

Over 70 people – children, parents and other family members – from the last three years of Playskill groups met up on 6th April at Soul Survivor for a wonderful reunion. We were delighted to see children with special needs from as young as nine months to fourteen years old together with siblings and […]

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Esther Alexander Fundraising Gig

We raised around £200 from Esther Alexander’s fundraising gig at The Regal Room in Hammersmith on Saturday 7th February. It was a great night with some wonderful performances! I think we all agree that Esther has a truly beautiful voice. Thanks to Esther for organising everything and all of you who came along […]

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