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What price do you put on a life-changing experience?

Having the right skills to do a job are essential – whether a hairdresser, construction worker, accountant, coffee-shop manager..to name a few. Having the right skills to get a job and to have the life you want are critical. Being … Continue reading

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Yay, a Big Lottery Fund award will make a big difference to Challenge Wales!

We’ve been working for a long time at Challenge Wales Towers (our office!) on a lottery bid and it has just been announced that we were successful. This means that we will have almost £250,000 to enable us to work … Continue reading

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End of the summer and the spectacular Tall Ships

As we look back at 2014 (and what a year it was), we take a glance back to late summer and Challenge Wales’ participation in the Tall Ships Regatta; Falmouth – London As the end of the summer drew to … Continue reading

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The excitement and thoughts of a new Challenge Wales volunteer – life on the [quiet] seas

This is a guest post by one of Challenge Wales’ new volunteers, Alan, who helped sail Challenge Wales from Cardiff to Gosport, Hampshire on a five-day voyage. Although quite a long blog post, it captures some really great insights into … Continue reading

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7 things to experience on Challenge Wales

With summer lurking on the horizon, in fact for some students it may have already started, there is also the question of what to do? If you are aged 16 – 25 years our residential voyages could be what sets … Continue reading

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GCSE and A-Level results – what next?

It’s that time of the year when league tables become the talking point and students start comparing their exam results. Yet again, the national newspapers are quick to shout out headlines that say teaching standards are falling, exams are getting … Continue reading

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