Saturday 24th March 2-4pm

St Augustine’s Church Hall, Broad Street, Stamford.

To raise funds for our group in the week of Downs Syndrome Day we will holding a Tea and Cake afternoon. Teenzone members will be happy to met and greet and serve you. As well as your attendance any donations of cakes will be most greatly welcome. Please contact Maggie for further details.


We’re had lots of positive feedback from these workshops. If you’ve not attended one please take a look at the details below and contact Family Voice for further information and to sign up.

• Monday, 12th March, 6 – 8pm, Archery at Bushfields.

• Friday, 23rd March, 6pm – 7pm, an evening at Lush in Queensate, Peterborough making bath bombs and testing products. Then on to Costa for a drink and cake afterwards.

• Tuesday, 3rd April, 7pm Pool evening and food available.

• Monday, 23rd April, 8 – 10pm, Archery at Bushfields.

Please reply to Jane to let her know which events you will be attending. The Lush evening is limited spaces so please reply ASAP.

A message from our friends at Oundle School:

On Sunday 22 April, we are inviting families with and organizations (including PHAB, MENCAP, and Gateway clubs and residential homes) for young people and adults with physical and/or learning difficulties, to our bi-annual Have a Go Day, at which we open our facilities and provide pupil helpers to assist with a variety of activities. We hope to be able to offer indoor rowing, swimming, archery, golf, croquet, face-painting, tennis, boccia, yoga, football, basketball, badminton, music and art as well as traction engine rides around our grounds.

In the past this has been a very happy and successful event, and we hope you will be able to attend. Our grounds are open for picnics from 1.30pm; activities will begin at 2pm (please register in the Two Acre Club from 1.45pm onwards) and close at 4pm.

To enable us to plan the event, I would be most grateful if you could indicate your interest by emailing, phoning or completing and returning the reply slip (please contact Maggie or Laura Tilley for a copy), by 9 March.

We very much hope that you will be able to join us.

Our staff and pupils very much look forward to welcoming you.

Please do not hesitate to contact me should you have any questions.

Liz Turnbull

Head of Community Action

Community Action Department, Oundle School, The Opera House, off North Street, Oundle, Peterborough PE8 4AL

Tel: 01832 277267 Email: Website:

Registered Charity No. 309921

Please save the date for this local music festival. Some parents are involved in the Going Forward Music Festival for people young and old with physical and learning disabilities. It will be held on 28th July in the grounds of the Priory school Spalding. More information will follow on this page and we will let you know when tickets are available.

Some background to this event and a little more information can be found here on the Spalding Today website.

Please click here to see our spring newsletter.

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Dance class in Peterborough with Chloe is back today, hope everyone can join her! New dancers always welcome!

Many thanks to Stamford Kiwanis for funding the Saturday drama class with Liz Paige, it starts back Saturday 13th January in Stamford arts centre from 10-11.30. Rehearsals for Madagascar are going well, come and join in!

For more information about either class please contact Maggie.


We met in Stamford today and had a lovely last session before Christmas. We made table decoration for Christmas and played some fun games afterwards. Merry Christmas from Teenzone.