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CCL’s Open Day Wednesday 29th April 2020

The best way to get a true picture of Condover College is to visit us. Our Open Days provide the opportunity to meet staff, have a tour of the college and meet our students. Pre-booking your place at one of our Open Days is essential. Please contact Abigail Elliott at CCL's Head Office for further [...]

2020-01-27T09:16:57+00:00January 27th, 2020|

The Grinch that Stole Christmas a Makaton Choir and a Partridge in a Pear Tree

CCL's Grafton Centre students and Opportunities Programme learners provided another spectacular performance at the Christmas Church Service, Christ Church, Bayston Hill. The Opportunities Programme started this years service with a video of the Santa Sisters trying to locate the Narrator, Father Christmas and Head Elf for their big show performance. Once they had all been found, Opportunities [...]

2020-01-02T14:11:13+00:00December 18th, 2019|

Exotic Zoo Visits CCL’s Church View

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 [...]

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

CCL’s Festive Makaton Club

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 [...]

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

CCL Staff Annual Conference 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 [...]

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

Halloween Fun at CCL’s Makaton Club

CCL's Makaton Club enjoyed learning some new signs, with a Spooky Twist! The Makaton Club, which is organised by CCL's Speech and Language Assistant, Nicky Robinson, provides CCL learners the opportunity to learn and practice new signs, whilst enjoying a community setting. This month the theme was Halloween, with learners enjoying painting, decorating biscuits, designing masks [...]

2019-11-04T12:46:12+00:00October 24th, 2019|

Shrewsbury Fire and Rescue Service Visit Hall Bank Mews

CCL's Hall Bank Mews residents enjoyed exploring the fire engine on a sunny Autumn morning. The Shrewsbury Fire and Rescue Service brought the fire engine to Hall Bank Mews in Pontesbury to give the residents a tour of the vehicle and answer any questions. Everyone was excited to see the fire engine pull up in the drive [...]

2019-10-18T11:53:46+00:00October 18th, 2019|

CCL are Finalists at 2 Prestigious Award Ceremonies

CCL's Jess Hammond and the Hall Bank Mews Team and Katy Russell and the Opportunities Programme are finalists at the Regional Great British Care Awards. Anna Hubbleday and the Church View Team and Hazel Rice are finalists at the National Caring UK Awards. Jess and team are finalists in The Housing with Care category and Katy and [...]

2019-10-04T13:43:28+00:00September 25th, 2019|

A New Sensory Garden at CCL’s Hall Bank Mews Scheme

The National Citizen Service (NCS) have been busy raising money and helping to develop CCL's Hall Bank Mews Sensory Garden The NCS is a 4 week programme for teenagers that encourages them to participate in activities such as outdoor pursuits, driving lessons, first aid, business management and team building exercises to name a few. The third week [...]

2019-09-04T15:33:58+00:00August 20th, 2019|

IPSEA Training Day at CCL 2019

CCL are hosting a FREE training day with IPSEA at The Grafton Centre The Independent Provider of Special Education Advice (IPSEA) is a registered charity offering independent legally based information, advice and support for parents/carers whose children have a range of special educational needs and disabilities (SEND). IPSEA help to get the right education for children and have improved educational [...]

2019-08-13T11:35:42+00:00August 13th, 2019|