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November 2019

Exotic Zoo Visits CCL’s Church View

2019-12-02T09:55:48+00:00November 29th, 2019|

CCL's Church View Scheme had a fascinating afternoon when Exotic Zoo brought a variety of animals to visit the residents. Church View invited friends from CCL's Harley Road Scheme, to enjoy an afternoon with guests from Exotic Zoo. The day provided an educational and sensory experience, with residents learning about the animals natural habitats and [...]

CCL’s Festive Makaton Club

2019-12-02T10:28:57+00:00November 28th, 2019|

CCL's Speech and Language Assistant Nicky hosts a monthly Makaton Club session, with this months theme being Christmas. Learners from across CCL are invited to the monthly Makaton club to learn and practice Makaton signs. This month learners practiced signs for crackers, bells, Father Christmas, reindeer and Christmas tree to name a few! Everyone then [...]

October 2019

CCL Staff Annual Conference 2019

2019-11-04T13:39:53+00:00October 29th, 2019|

This years CCL Staff Annual Conference was held at The Albright Hussey, Shrewsbury and provides staff the opportunity to listen to some inspiring speakers and participate in a variety of engaging activities. The CCL Staff Annual Conference is a two day event, which started on the Friday and focused on Communication Awareness. In the morning we welcomed [...]

July 2019

Celebration Day 2019

2019-08-01T15:02:45+00:00July 30th, 2019|

Condover College had an amazing day celebrating all of our learners achievements, with family and friends joining us for a day full of fun. Our Day Opportunities team hosted a rainbow themed celebration, with the Opportunities learners singing and signing the song 'True Colours' using Makaton. The Village hall at Nesscliffe was transformed with bright coloured flags, music, dancing, face painting and party [...]

May 2019

Marty the Therapy Horse visits The Opportunities Programme

2019-06-05T14:55:29+00:00May 29th, 2019|

Shropshire Pony Parties brought along a special visitor today to meet the Day Opportunities learners. Marty is a miniature Shetland Pony and today he surprised our Day Opportunities learners by visiting Longbow House. Recent studies have discussed the benefits of animals being used in therapy sessions, providing calmness and comfort to people. Marty is 34 inches tall and is [...]

August 2018

The Tickled Pink Production

2018-08-23T14:48:14+00:00August 3rd, 2018|

The Tickled Pink Production comes to Condover College Learners enjoyed a one hour musical theatre show presented by Tickled Pink Productions, packed with well-known songs and dancing. Performed at the Grafton Centre, we welcomed the Day Opportunities learners and our Schemes to the greatly anticipated event and what an event it was! Our learners happily [...]

July 2018

The Music Man

2018-08-23T09:30:42+00:00July 28th, 2018|

The Music Man provides singing and dancing for our learners This week the Day Opportunities team invited learners and schemes to enjoy an afternoon of singing and dancing with the Music Man playing some of our favourite tunes. Our learners enjoyed listening to the music with their friends and using the tambourine. A particular popular [...]

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