Happy New Year!

Everyone at Jemima’s Gift would like to wish you a very happy start to 2017, and what better way to do that than to share our news with you! Thank you to those of you who gave Christmas donations in memory of Jemima. These are very generous and a lovely way to remember a very […]

What a fabulous day!

We had such a wonderful day yesterday at Annabel’s Festival of Creativity, a celebration¬†of local talent and craftsmanship alongside fun times and yummy things to eat and drink. The standard of performance and entry was so high that the judges really struggled to make their¬†decisions but in the end they managed to award certificates and […]

Get your entries in soon!

Not only will there be a full day of live music provided by solo artists, ensembles and bands at Annabel’s Festival, there will also be displays of craft, baking, literature, produce and photos to look at. Don’t forget to let her know which categories you would like to enter and then come along and join […]

Keyboard news

We are thrilled to have found a very deserving home for our keyboard. It is now in place at Calder House School and already very much a part of the school music provision. Its first task was to accompany the children’s choir in their end of term production. We know, without doubt, that Jemima would […]

Highfield School Summer Concert

Thank you so much to all the pupils and staff at Highfield Church of England Primary School for the fantastic fund-raising at their summer concert. Olivia went along and had a wonderful evening. This is the report on the school website; “On Wednesday 13th July, the musicians in the junior department, once again wowed us […]

Lily and her ‘Cello

Thank you, Lily, for this beautiful photograph of you with your ‘cello at the National Schools Symphony Orchestra summer school. Lily was awarded a place at this prestigious course in the summer and we were privileged to be able to help with the fees. This is what Lily’s mum says about her experience; “She thoroughly […]

New skates for Amy

We are delighted to have been able to provide new skates and blades for Amy. We were so impressed with the lovely letter that she sent to us. Here is an extract; “I am contacting you to enquire if you would consider an application for an individual amateur sports grant. I am 15 years old […]