Markfield is presented with a new minibus

On the last day of our summer playscheme Markfield  was presented with a brand new minibus by representatives from the Lord’s Taverners charity, Essex Autogroup and Sticky Wicket, who organised a cricket match  to raise funds towards it. We held a party to celebrate during which the children washed the bus and fun was had [...]

By |2017-09-07T09:30:15+00:00September 7th, 2017|News, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Jack Petchey Award Winner 2017 – Mikayla

Mikayla started attending Markfield summer play scheme in 2016 and has been attending a weekly Fire Club since. Initially, she was unsure of what she could do at Markfield, but very quickly she became a very popular member in all groups she attends. She won many votes for the Jack Petchey Award from Fire Club [...]

By |2017-09-07T09:32:01+00:00September 7th, 2017|News, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Surrealist Poetry from Art Engine

Pikachu and Spiderman   Pikachu came out of the electric light Spiderman cast his web, and fell in love with Jean and kissed her back. Pikachu bent down and picked up scraps of paper and shook his head in disbelief. They then stepped into the time machine and made off on horseback. The horses hooves [...]

By |2017-07-04T14:30:44+00:00July 4th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Under 5s Stay and Play

Come along to our Under 5s Stay and Play on Thursdays 11.30am – 2.30pm, starting again on Thursday 27th April. Our sessions are inclusive, for both disabled and non-disabled children.  Offering creative, educational and fun activities, we have messy play, music, lots of toys and activities, a large soft play room and garden. This term [...]

By |2017-04-19T10:41:39+00:00March 1st, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Jack Petchey Award Winner – 19 year old Berkan Tunc

Berkan has made significant progress recently in increasing his communication and interaction with both staff and other young people who attend his club. He has also been getting involved more with the group by participating in different activities and trying new experiences. He is very positive person, always has a smile on his face and [...]

By |2017-02-09T11:12:35+00:00January 23rd, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Jack Petchey Award Winner – Osazee Ogieriakhi

The Jack Petchey Foundation award scheme is a reward and recognition initiative which enables schools and youth organisations to celebrate the achievements of their young people as well as receive additional funding. “We do it because we want to help young people raise their aspirations, believe in themselves and make a contribution to their society” [...]

By |2016-12-05T12:02:41+00:00December 5th, 2016|Uncategorised|0 Comments