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Chernobyl Children’s Lifeline

Chernobyl Children’s Lifeline

Words by Link Chair Elizabeth Parker On Friday 29th December, we were up at 4.30am to get ready to take the children to the airport for their journey home. Unfortunately the flight was a really early one and we had to make allowances for…

Chernobyl Children’s Lifeline

Words by Link Chair Elizabeth Parker On Sunday 3rd December, we collected our Christmas group from Gatwick airport. The children who had never been to the UK before all said “England is lovely” as soon as they got off the plane! This is…

Chernobyl Children’s Lifeline

Words by Elizabeth Parker I have just returned from our weeklong ‘goodwill mission’ to Belarus. Of the 20 people on the trip seven came from Mid Suffolk. Everyone agreed without doubt that “no words, photographs or videos can truly give you…

Chernobyl Children’s Lifeline

On Sunday 30th July,  the group of 18 children returned home, sad to be leaving but happy to be seeing their families again. On Tuesday the parents held a meeting at school and told of how happy they were, that their children had such a…

Chernobyl Children’s Lifeline

Sunday 2nd July saw the arrival of the group of children from Belarus who will be here for the month. The 18 children and two interpreters arrived at Gatwick Airport after a long and tiring journey, having left home very early in the…