5th February 2020 Categories: Blog, News
Climbing the walls!
On the 3rd and 4th February approximately 16 lucky would be mountaineers had the opportunity to try out the fantastic new climbing walls at Andover Leisure Centre. There were definitely some vertigo nerves to begin with (from children and volunteers alike!) but with some gentle and noisy encouragement from the...
4th December 2019 Categories: Blog, News
Christmas Pantomime Trip
On Saturday 30th November we met 41 very excited children at Andover train station from where we embarked on a brilliant outing to see Robin Hood the Pantomime at Salisbury Playhouse. The weather was wintery and freezing and got us all in the mood for a Christmas outing. The panto...
4th November 2019 Categories: Blog, News
Ten Pin Bowling Trip
Fifteen children from year 8 and above joined a handful of volunteers at Riverside Bowl in Andover last week. This was a half term treat for those children who have graduated from the KOT camps, some of whom are part of the original KOT family, so it was fabulous to...
2nd November 2019 Categories: Blog, Camps, News
Half Term Camp October 2019
The sun shone, the rain stayed away and we had the most brilliant October camp. We had approximately 47 children with us for two days, and lots of new enthusiastic faces. The activities were plentiful, including tag rugby, cooking, Hallowe'en games, rocket making with the inventive Simon Tween, and arts...
4th September 2019 Categories: Blog, Camps, News
Summer Camp 2019
Our summer camp at Farleigh school was undoubtedly one of our best camps ever. 42 superstar children took part in a three day extravaganza of fun and activity in the sunshine, helped by a team of wonderful volunteers who arrived each day with bags of energy and enthusiasm. There really...
27th August 2019 Categories: Blog, Camps
Summer Swimming & Football Camps
Fourteen lucky children took part in a 5 day swimming camp in the beautiful pool at Farleigh School this month. There were some rather apprehensive faces to begin with, but under the superb care and encouragement of the fabulous Jo from Ultimate Activity, all thoughts of the Jaws theme tune...
22nd April 2019 Categories: Blog, Camps
Easter Camp 2019 – Army training for Kids on Track
Four mini-buses full of excited children headed off to Bulford Camp in Wiltshire to spend the day with the army! Major Lee greeted us all at the gate (which, by the way, was guarded by 2 soldiers with guns) and told us a bit about himself. He grew up on...
19th April 2019 Categories: Blog, Camps
Easter Camp 2019 – Eggcellent Fun
Well our Easter camp has just finished and an AMAZING three days was had by all. There was literally something for everyone: we played tennis, football and badminton in glorious sunshine; we painted stunning self-portraits and made funky beaded necklaces and bracelets; we became master chocolatiers, crafting our own delicious...
12th March 2019 Categories: Blog, Mentoring, News
A big Treat for KoT!
40 kids, pizza, chocolate and super speedy go karts was the order last Saturday. A very very generous friend of KoT gave the kids go Karting for Christmas - Oh WOW so much fun even if it was a challenge for a lot of us. Safety talks, safety gear and one or two...
31st January 2019 Categories: Blog
2019 is in full swing… Our new blog!
A beautiful January day a perfect time to launch our Kids on Track blog. Here at KoT towers we are super excited as this week we went to Vigo School to meet 6 new ‘Kids on Trackers’ the first of our new 2019 intake - we can’t wait to see...