Archive for 2022

Kilts Are Swinging Again

Uphill Trust at Kiltwalk Uphill Trust at Kiltwalk

After the disruptions of the past two years, Scotland’s Kiltwalk returned to action fully in 2022. It was really great to be able to sign…

Skills For Life

volunteers at Uphill volunteers at Uphill

Helped by four volunteers from Spain, pupils and staff at Uphill Junior School have relished the opportunity to learn new Skills for Life this…

Their Faces Say it All

faces of uphill faces of uphill

What do these faces say to you? I see happy, relaxed children in a school environment – learning, spending time with friends and enjoying…

Uphill Business Partners

Business Partners Business Partners

Partnerships between business and charity can be very beneficial for both parties. Meet some of our business partners and find out why they were…

Uphill Porridge Club

uphill porridge club uphill porridge club

During the extended COVID lockdowns in 2020/21, many of the children at Uphill were hungry, and unfortunately they are still hungry now. Crop yields…

So Much to Smile About

Toothbrushing at Uphill Toothbrushing at Uphill

During our trip in February 2020 I held a dental health and toothbrushing workshop with some of the school staff. The aim was to…

A Special Tribute to Danny

Uphill Tribute to Danny Furey Uphill Tribute to Danny Furey

During our trip to Uphill in February we were privileged to join the school’s staff and children for a very moving tribute to Danny…

School’s Back!

After the longest COVID closure in the world, school’s back in Uganda! Uphill pupils fared better than many others in rural schools – the…