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31 
Jul

70seventy Challenge Blog #02

27 July 2017.  The Haute Pyrenees.

This morning at 6.30 I opened the curtains of our hired motorhome and there were the tops of the Pyrenees lit by early morning sun – they had been shrouded in cloud yesterday.  This was the day for the Tourmalet.  I’d been telling everyone…

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Published Date:31st July 2017
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24 
Jul

70Seventy Blog No#1

22 July 2017.  North of Biarritz.

Just over a year ago when my bike was stolen from Orton Square outside Curve I didn’t appreciate that the thief was doing me a favour.  I came out from my meeting ready to cycle back to the office and … No bike.  After…

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Published Date:24th July 2017
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21 
Jul

Family Fun Day, Leicester Racecourse, 13th August

Bamboozle Goes to the Races!

We’re delighted to be one of Leicester Racecourse’s Charities of the Year for the second year running. We are to be the beneficiaries of their Family Fun Day on 13th August. Bamboozle is working in partnership…

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Published Date:21st July 2017
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27 
Mar

Fundraising for Autism Specific Family Days

Bamboozle has been delivering family days for children with learning disabilities for over 20 years. The children and families we work with have a wide range of differing and complex of needs: often, the challenges families face to organise a day out makes family trips few and far between.

Autism…

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Published Date:27th March 2017
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27 
Mar

Seven Bamboozle strategies used when working with a child with autism

World Autism Awareness Week 2017

As part of Autism Awareness Week, Christopher Davies, Artistic Director of Bamboozle, has put together seven strategies that Bamboozle uses when working with children who are on the autistic spectrum. We hope they are helpful to parents, teachers and carers. We will upload a…

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Published Date:27th March 2017
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22 
Nov

Bamboozle Bites

A FREE monthly email with behaviour, drama and multi-sensory tips, written by Bamboozle’s Artistic Director, Christopher Davies. Follow the links below to sign up!

You can also visit the SCHOOLS page on our website to see the full range of work we do, and download our

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Published Date:22nd November 2016
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09 
Nov

Bamboozle Half Marathons!

Jade Frost, Bamboozle’s Tour Co-ordinator, trained for over 12 weeks to run Leicester half marathon to raise money for Bamboozle.

Jade said, “to begin with it was really tough as I’ve only ever run a 3-mile race before. But I soon found it was great to have a regular training…

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Published Date:9th November 2016
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09 
Nov

Local Businessman becomes Alpha Wolf for charity!

Steve Chadwick of Martin & Co, Hinckley and Nuneaton, has ran four Wolf Runs in 12 months to raise money for Bamboozle!

He completed his fourth run in freezing November temperatures earlier this month to claim his title as Alpha Wolf.

The Wolf Run is a gruelling 10k obstacle course, which…

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Published Date:9th November 2016
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09 
Nov

Spark Something Good

A new lease of life for Bamboozle HQ

Volunteers from Marks & Spencer gave a much needed helping hand to transform Bamboozle Head Quarters on the 14th October 2016.

Stunning photos of our work, printed by Neil Plumb of plumbimages, now line our stairwell; bright shades of red and green…

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Published Date:9th November 2016
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09 
Nov

Unlock the Door – do you know a local business who could help?

Bamboozle has received sponsorship from Dynamic Wealth, a Financial Planning company based in Kibworth Harcourt, Leicester, to create an inspirational film to support our fundraising efforts with local businesses.

MAY Marketing, a company who have supported Bamboozle’s marketing across many projects, have produced a wonderful film featuring Mollie and…

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Published Date:9th November 2016
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