Hello from Africa

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Derek and colleague Tony arrived back in Sierra Leone safely to work for Mission Direct with a team who will tackle various ongoing projects over two weeks. Click here to read Derek's letter. 
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Silsden goes to Africa

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In 2017 we are joining with Mission Direct to take our third team from Silsden to Sierra Leone in West Africa. The dates are 8th – 23rd April 2017 The two week trip is to help build community projects in this country of many needs.  Previous projects have included; children’s homes, hospitals, clinics and schools. The trip is open for anyone aged 11 and over and will cost £1750 a person. The cost will include flights, visa, insurance, transport, accommodation and food and drink. You don’t have to have a building skill to join the team, we work with local builders and you will be there to help them. Teams often make and lay bricks, paint and decorate.  In the afternoons we join community groups and organise activities for children…
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Sad News

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It is with sadness that I have heard that Idrissa at Manaheim has died.  I expect he starved to death - I'll find out when I go in a few weeks.   I'm pleased I got to know him but angry at the injustices of the world. Steve   
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