Julia’s House is Southbourne School’s chosen charity, after being voted for by members of staff out of long list of possible charities. We held a charity Bake Sale at school in which the office staff and teachers baked lovely cakes and raised £ 70 in support of Julia’s House and this week, Thursday the 28th of March weContinue Reading –
St Patrick’s Day is celebrated today, March 17th. The day commemorates St Patrick and the arrival of Christianity in Ireland, as well as Irish culture and heritage in general.
Who was St. Patrick?
Saint Patrick is the patron saint of Ireland. He is credited with bringing Christianity to Ireland. He was bornContinue Reading –
Having fun and making a difference at the same time. Comic Relief is using comedy to heal and help. It’s been 25 years since this British charity was founded in 1985 by comedy script writer Richard Curtis and comedian Lenny Henry in
response to famine in Ethiopia. Once again the nation
Mothering Sunday, sometimes known as Mother’s Day, is held on the fourth Sunday of Lent. It is exactly three weeks before Easter Sunday. Mother’s Day usually falls in the second half of March or the beginning of April.
Traditionally, people visited the church where they were baptized or went to churchContinue Reading –
Today March 1st is St. David’s Day and is the national day celebrated in Wales.
Did you know that each country in the UK celebrates its own national day on their Patron Saints Day? Each country also has a flower as a national emblem. The Welsh national emblem is a DaffodilContinue Reading –