Remark! Community News

Remark! Community seeking new trustees

28th November 2018
New Trustees at Remark! Community

We are currently seeking to recruit new Trustees to join our existing Board. This is an excellent opportunity to be actively involved in supporting and overseeing the charity and to contribute to the strategic direction, fundraising, project visits, project celebration events and other activities on an ad-hoc basis.   Remark! Community is a charity set…

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Beckenham Lunch Club’s outing to the beach

18th October 2018

Oh we do like to be beside the seaside…. Thursday 27th September was Beckenham Lunch Club’s outing to the beach. Once again, David Nelson gave up his time to chauffeur and escort our group to Southend on Sea. We couldn’t have asked for better weather. The sun shone and there were no clouds in the…

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Remarkable! Club

10th October 2018

Remarkable! Club is aimed at Deaf adults aged over 18 and provides a variety of  trips, workshops, games and other activities. Our aim is to reduce isolation for the Deaf community. The types of activities we’ve done recently have included bowling and a walk around Kensington Gardens. We also have our Halloween and Christmas parties…

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Remark! Community News Update

26th September 2018
Remark! Community September News update

Remark! Community have had a busy couple months. Firstly our Summer Play Schemes in both North and South London were action packed with lots of different activities including Crazy Golf, swimming, played badminton, trampolining and bowling. We had around 30 children in both North and South London playschemes and it was fantastic to have both…

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New Trustees required at Remark! Community

5th September 2018
New Trustees at Remark! Community

Are you passionate about empowering Deaf people, reducing social isolation for the British Sign Language users and improving community cohesion? Remark! Community is a charity set up by Deaf people to work with the Deaf community.  Our main aim is to reduce social isolation for the signing community.  We work closely with Deaf children, youths…

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Minibuses, trains and automobiles

6th August 2018
The Bluebell Railway Lunch Club trip

Thursday 26th July found our Beckenham Lunch Club members on another trip. This time, heading off to The Bluebell Railway for a nostalgic look back to when steam trains gently rolled through the countryside. Once again, Steven planned and executed all the arrangements and David Nelson gave up his time to drive the minibus (not…

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The Remarkable! Club have a ‘splashing’ time kayaking!

6th July 2018
Remarkable! Club Kayaking photos

The Remarkable! Club have been left very soggy, very worn out but with gigantic smiles on their faces, after kayaking 4 miles down the Camden Town Canal. The trip to The Pirate Castle in Camden recently was a brilliant success. We have a brilliant partnership with them and they never fail to impress!   The…

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Remark! Community London to Brighton Cycling Fundraising Challenge

3rd July 2018

Remark! Community staff and trustees convened early in 2018 to discuss fundraising ideas for the coming year. Someone, rather bravely, nominated Head of Community, Jessica Wilde to do a 54 mile fundraising bike ride from London to Brighton; considering Jessica didn’t even own a bike this suggestion was dismissed as a joke. However, unfortunately for…

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Remark! Community runner up at Deaf Business Awards 2018

27th June 2018

On June 16th Steven Wynne, Remark! Community Co-ordinator attended the Deaf Business Awards in Liverpool along with his wife, Philippa Wynne to represent Remark! Community who had been shortlisted for the Outstanding Contribution Award.   Remark! Community were delighted to have been shortlisted after an excellent response from the Deaf Community to vote us into the top three nominations…

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Remark! Community Charity Walk

26th June 2018

Remark! Community recently paired up with the Rotary Club of Greenwich and took part in a very sunny, Sunday morning charity walk to raise those all important funds to ensure the future of our Remark! Community projects. The 3 mile walk took place on the green in Blackheath.  Annie from the Community! team was joined by…

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