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Monthly Archives: July 2015

St Lawrence Team Up with Avondale House Veterans

On Wednesday 8 July, the Year 6 children of St Lawrence’s RC Primary School teamed up with the Armed Forces Veterans who currently reside in Avondale House.

The children and veterans worked industriously to clear some old shrubbery on ground that the school has recently adopted on Headlam Street and Spires Lane.

It was fantastic to see such collaboration in our community for the benefit of everybody. The grounds look much better now and will serve as a platform for us to develop them further and improve the environment surrounding the school.


We were delighted with the results and certainly couldn’t have done it without the help of our friends from Avondale House.

St Lawrence’s Race for Life

On Monday 6 July, a momentous event took place as St Lawrence’s ran the Race for Life to raise money for cancer research and raise awareness of the disease. Each class, from Nursery to Year 6, ran one mile to mark the occasion. Many children had parents and grandparents running with them. It was a… Continue Reading

Summer Fayre 2015

Our annual summer fayre took place on Thursday 2 July. Once again, it was a fabulous event that was superbly supported by our parents and families. A number of stalls proved very popular with Miss Storey and Miss Kimmitt’s face painting skills a particular highlight.               Thanks once again… Continue Reading