Author Archives: astanleyadmin

UK Schools Cluster Meeting

This afternoon representatives from the UK schools met for blogging training. Mr Stanley took the teachers through how to use the blog properly and include media on blog posts. This included photos like the ones below.

Posted in Cluster Meetings | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Uganda 2017 Day 12: Driving, driving, driving!

In order to allow ourselves a bit more free time later in the week, I had scheduled a number of appointments for today. Subject to confirmation from Yowasi, we were due to meet the District Education Offiver for Rubirizi, Stephen … Continue reading

Posted in Trips, Twinning Project, Uganda | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Uganda 2016 Day Nine – A successful meeting

Today was the first joint teachers and Community Conservation Rangers meeting at Hippo House. The main aim as far as I was concerned was to give the opportunity for teachers and rangers to find areas of commonality and plan assemblies, … Continue reading

Posted in Trips, Twinning Project, Uganda | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Joe the Ranger’s final post from Uganda

So here on the shore of lake Victoria ends my adventure. I have had a wonderful and met many truly incredible people. The past day and half have involved me being shown some sites by the Rangers, and seeing some … Continue reading

Posted in Trips, Twinning Project, Uganda | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Ranger Joe visits Bwindi

I’ve had my first day in Bwindi impenetrable national park. It is a glorious area of outstanding natural beauty, with green mountains covered in thick jungle. Monkeys, birds, snakes, elephants, and the wonderful mountain gorilla call this park home. I’m … Continue reading

Posted in Trips, Twinning Project, Uganda | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Ranger Joe’s weekend post from Uganda

I had an incredible day today with the law enforcement team! I saw a very different side to the work done by Rangers in this dangerous and exciting field. Protecting wildlife is what all Rangers work to do, but law … Continue reading

Posted in Trips, Twinning Project, Uganda | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Joe the Ranger visits Kafuro, Kyambura and Katunguru

I’ve had a wonderful day today visiting schools around QENP. I started in Kafuro and met with the energetic Yowasi. We spoke about the progress of the school and the enjoyment both the teachers and pupils get from the wonderful … Continue reading

Posted in Kafuro Primary School, Katunguru Primary School, Trips, Twinning Project, Uganda | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ranger Joe’s latest post from Uganda

Hi again everyone! I’ve had a couple of days of recovery on Mweya, but from the porch of Hippo House and on the walks to Tembo I’ve still enjoyed some wonderful wildlife, including elephants. The rangers kindly took me on … Continue reading

Posted in Trips, Twinning Project, Uganda | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Ranger Joe’s fourth post from Uganda

Hello again everyone I’ve had a wonderful day at Queen Elizabeth National Park today seeing old friends and meeting new ones. I’m now sat on the porch of Hippo House enjoying the last of the day’s sun as it sinks … Continue reading

Posted in Trips, Twinning Project, Uganda | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Joe’s third post from Uganda

I am now finally back in my favourite place: Queen Elizabeth National Park! I have had a very long day of travelling setting off from Jinja at 7am and arriving at Queen at 6 55pm! Nearly twelve hours on the … Continue reading

Posted in Trips, Twinning Project, Uganda | Tagged , , | Leave a comment