Vital funding from WCYT provides 93 activity sessions

By Clare|April 19, 2016|Uncategorized|0 comments

A £4,000 grant was awarded to BF Adventure by West Country Youth Trust in December to support delivery for activity sessions for young people aged 10-21 with disabilities. The grant has provided 21 activity sessions for 93 young people in groups, 1:1, family days and children’s holiday adventure days. The funding has been awarded for a number of years and is vital to continue to support young people with disabilities

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Cornwall Association of Primary Heads (CAPH) partner BF Adventure

By Clare|March 2, 2016|Uncategorized|0 comments

BF Adventure is proud to be joining Cornwall Association of Primary Heads (CAPH) as a new partner. The organisation based at Goodygrane Activity Centre near Falmouth was established in 1989 by a group of individuals who recognised the potential of using the outdoor environment to positively influence the physical and mental wellbeing of children and young people. Today the charity operates across the county of Cornwall with an excellent staff

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Gripsure donate non slip timber decking to BF Adventure

By Clare|February 23, 2016|Uncategorized|0 comments

BF Adventure is in full swing with their latest project expanding the camping accommodation at their 60 acre site near Penryn. The increased accommodation will give the Charity a larger residential capacity from which the money raised will go directly to support disabled and disadvantaged young people and adults in Cornwall. When a plea was sent to local firm, Gripsure, for non-slip timber decking for the project the company immediately

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Budock Vean Golf Club raises over £4,000 for BF Adventure!

By Clare|December 16, 2015|Uncategorized|0 comments

Adrian Richards, CEO at BF Adventure, visited the Budock Vean Hotel on 14th December to receive a cheque for just over £4,000. Having made BF Adventure their charity of the year The Budock Vean Golf Club were pleased to donate money raised during their charity open day and Captain’s Charity Auction in August. The much needed funds will go towards directly supporting disadvantaged and disabled young people and adults in

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West Cornwall Youth Trust £5 Offer

By Clare|December 7, 2015|Uncategorized|0 comments

BF Adventure will be offering heavily subsidized adventurous activity days funded by WCYT to give young people with disabilities the opportunity to engage in positive activities and experience outdoor adventure. Eligibility Your organisation must meet the following criteria in order to qualify for the £5 per person activity day: Working with children or young people aged 10-21 with learning or physical disabilities Is not in receipt of any statutory funding

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Thank you Children in Need!

By Clare|November 13, 2015|Uncategorized|0 comments

In March 2015 BF Adventure received funding from Children in Need, it has made an incredible difference to the lives of disadvantaged and disabled young people right here in Cornwall. The grant was for the delivery and development of BF Adventures Learning Difficulty and Disability (LDD) provision over two years. Here is a summary of how Children in Need has helped our young people. In total so far the Children

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An evening of Ceilidh music and dancing

By Clare|November 9, 2015|Uncategorized|0 comments

We have teamed up with the Cornwall Shinty Club to bring you an evening of Ceilidh music, dancing and Christmas fun at BF Adventure. There will be a Cornish Ale Bar, Mulled Wine, food and dancing with the Celtic music power duo The Brim. The event will be on 28th November and will start at 7pm with carriages at midnight. Buses will be provided to BF Adventure from Tremough Campus

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Upstream Thinking Project at BF Adventure

By Clare|October 22, 2015|Uncategorized|0 comments

Upstream thinking: Exciting new conservation project in the Fal catchment Local conservation charities Cornwall Wildlife Trust and South West Lakes Trust have teamed up with South West Water, who have provided funding to deliver an exciting project in the Fal River catchment. The Upstream Thinking project, which is already running successfully in the Drift and Cober areas, looks at working with local farmers and land owners within the Fal catchment

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NCS Autumn 2015!

By Clare|October 12, 2015|Uncategorized|0 comments

Join NCS (National Citizen Service) this Autumn! NCS is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that helps you build your skills for work and life. It allows you to take on new challenges and meet new friends. It is an inclusive, part-residential programme for year 11 and year 12 students that takes place across the country in the spring half-term, after your exams in the summer or in autumn half- term. This half term there

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Pegasus Award

By Clare|October 12, 2015|Uncategorized|0 comments

  BF Adventure is now affiliated to the Pegasus Award! The Pegasus Award is about giving 8 to 14 year olds the confidence to believe in themselves and is based on the premise that academic progress is rooted in the development of Emotional Intelligence. What? This is a proven flexible award programme combining curriculum content with out of classroom activities to promote academic and social progression. Who? Young people of

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