Where is Autumn?

This is the question we have been asking ourselves at BEE HQ. By this time the leaves should be falling a golden yellow off the trees and we should have a few warm breezy evenings. But it seems to have just skipped Autumn and gone straight for winter. Brrrrrrr! As has fundraising. At BEE HQ…

Three weeks with Be Enriched – Kemi Akinola CEO

The past three weeks have been truly exciting, tiring, exhausting, elating and full of eating. It started in Sicily. Be Enriched works with youth organisations from around Europe to bring young people together through intercultural projects. We aim to take part in at least two a year and this year it is Sicily. As the…

Today we went to Outer Space!

So today at Kids Play we decided to take a trip into outer space (just a casual Monday afternoon stroll, as you do). We put on our Astronaut helmets and space suits – all specially designed by NASA (“Not. Actually. Space. Attire), got in our rocket ships, and blasted off! But as any good astronaut…

Today we were Superheroes…and it was awesome!

So here at Kids Play we’ve decided to write a little blog to keep you lovely folks updated on what we’re doing. And what we doing, (much to my delight), was being superheroes. You see it was our first day back, in a brand spanking new space (which the kids quickly discovered had an extremely…

Food Poverty in Youth

Its Christmas time…. As the feed the world song begins. This blog is not about ‘that song’ at all but actually feeding the world starting with your own doorstep. Education to enable smarter shopping and cooking is key. Its a forgotten issue that actually many of the UK’s youth, although they maybe living in relative…

Working day at Kildare Youth Theatre

Wow, Yesterday we were treated to a surprisingly professional and energetic selection of performances from Crooked House theatre group. We spent most of the morning doing the organising and paperworky stuff but it’s been great to hear what the other groups will bring to the table. lots of diversity! The Austrians are a massive youth…