14th August 2020 Categories: Blog, News
Summer classes at The Art Room
Kids on Track paid for 6 budding artists to have a one day watercolour lesson at The Art Room in Andover this August. The children learnt about different artists and a variety of techniques from John Ritchie, who runs this relatively new and brilliant set up, and subsequently produced some...
27th July 2020 Categories: Blog, Camps, News
COVID 19 Update
We are delighted to announce that the summer camp 2020 will go ahead. The safety of the children and the volunteers is of the utmost importance to us and we will be adhering to strict hygiene guidelines. The children will be in bubbles of 15, with one adult volunteer and...
25th June 2020 Categories: Fundraising, News
Our new Superstar lockdown fundraiser!
Everyone has faced challenges during lockdown, but Chloe, a local school girl and Kids on Track volunteer, decided to take challenging to a whole new level! Determined to raise some money to make a difference to our children, she cycled an amazing 203km and has raised an incredible £1505! Her...
18th May 2020 Categories: Blog, News
More lockdown goodies delivered
As Coronavirus lockdown continues, we have been busy brainstorming for ideas of more goodie bags to deliver to our KOT children; apart from anything it gives us the perfect excuse to see everyone and have a catch up! Our two most recent deliveries were bags full of fabulous activity kits...
28th April 2020 Categories: Blog, News
A visit from the Easter Bunny!
The coronavirus lockdown is affecting everyone, everywhere and we were so sad to have to cancel our much anticipated Easter Camp in April. We have been keeping in close contact with our families via text and calls, and checking everyone is ok. But here at KOT we don't like leaving...
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...