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Work Restarts on the building site

Following the deluge that his Mombasa and surrounding area earlier this year, the builders have been able to get back onto the site of the new Classroom block.   Surveying has begun in preparation for digging foundations, a gateway moved to allow better access for the contractors and a store hut erected. 

Medical News

Although Unity School and its compound did not suffer permanent damage from the recent flooding, there have been  other difficulties. At some point, contaminated water got into the well, resulting in many cases of sickness. The well has been cleasned and we trust that all is now safe. East Aftrica is suffering from another out break of Dengue Fever. Dr Luke, who sent this report, has treated two teachers successfully and, so far, no children have been affected. However, we have faced the largest bill for some time and appeal for funds to maintain the medical programme.

Building work gets underway

The boundaries of our compound had to be re-marked by the surveyor following the floods.  Next came the surveying for the foundations, Now things are moving forward on a more visible scale.  (Some of the new fences are there to protect the children from...

Building work to start at Unity School

Since we opened the School, all classes have been taught in corrugated iron buildings, with no proper windows. Temperatures have been recorded up to 40degreesC on sunny days. Now, thanks to a generous legacy, the trustees have been able to commission 5 new classrooms,...

Children’s Art Exhibition a blaze of colour

Local Charity, Friends of the Mombasa Children, held its first ever Exhibition of Children’s Art inspired by images of Africa. Riverbeach and Whitemeadow schools from Littlehampton along with Broadwater and St Andrew’s, Worthing took part together with Unity School,...

November – December Update

From Mid-November onwards, the lead up to Christmas was a busy time for our supporters and fund-raisers. Events started with an evening Fair organised by Wilson House at Bishop Luffa School, closely followed by our own stall at Broadwater Baptist Church two days...

Successful Sale and the Cookers Arrive

Thank You to everyone who supported our Great Sale of Everything.  Over £830 was raised at this event. We have now received pictures of the new Cookers, these will be in our newsletter to be published shortly. There are more pictures on Facebook. We are still running...

New events coming soon

COMING UP SOON: A Barn Dance at Rustington Parish Church Hall,   Saturday 21st October 7.00pm Tickets from Carol Groves £10 to include a light supper. 07747 112119 Fish and Chip Supper and Concert with "THE SHELLY SINGERS".  Friday 1st December 6.00pm at Littlehampton...

LATEST EVENTS

  • New events coming soon

    COMING UP SOON: A Barn Dance at Rustington Parish Church Hall,   Saturday 21st October 7.00pm Tickets from Carol Groves £10 …

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