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Reed People

Reed People is a project established by Lighthouse Charity Trust,  we are based in Sheringham Norfolk.

Our desire is to reach out too you, to help us change the lives of the Children and Teachers at Lumperie School Uganda.

A bruised reed he will not break, And smoking flax he will not quench. ISAIAH 42v3

April 8th 2017

  Saturday! Where is the week going? Today is all about feeding and football (but not concurrently; guidelines suggest waiting an hour after eating before participating in exercise). On the journey in, Matt pumped up the 4 footballs – one green, red, blue and yellow....

April 7th 2017

And then there were 12. Rachel spent the night being very unwell (turns out Sarah is a very understanding roommate) and has sadly been confined to bed, hoping to join the team in the afternoon if the sickness etc eases. Uganda isn't the best place to be so poorly, but...

Next Visit

A small team will be returning to Lumperie in November 2016.We plan to install a boundary fence around the school, which currently is very open and is easy for anyone to enter the site. The fence will consist of concrete posts strung with wire and interspersed with a...

Charity Cycle Ride – Prestatyn to Sheringham

http://reedpeople.org/donate Reed People have organised a Charity Cycle Ride from Prestatyn North Wales to Sheringham Norfolk. The purpose is to raise funds for the building of a primary school in the village of Lumpewe, Uganda. The event will take place 12th - 15th...

Head Teacher Mr Fredrick Dungu

Fredrick took over has Head Teacher in January 16, since then the standard of the education being taught as significantly improved. I first met Fredrick in May 16, it was during this meeting that I learned the teachers had not been paid since March. This was...

Good News

    Family receive news that a sponsor has agreed to pay for their education whilst at the African Child Education Trust Primary School Lumperie The children’s home town is about 6 hours drive north of Lumperie.  Although there is a school in their home town the...

Where are the Teachers

During a recent visit to the Lumperie School, on arrival we discovered that the teachers had not been paid since February, this was most disappointing news to receive.  To the teachers credit they are still turning up and teaching the children, I did not hear one...

April 3rd 2017

Uganda 2017 is officially underway!   It was pitch black when she sleepily left Lighthouse at 3am, and now, 21 hours later it's pitch black again, except this time we're in the humidity of Entebbe. To give you some maths…. 13 people are in the team, and between us we...

April 9th 2017

  Sunday. Day of rest. Or if you're in Uganda, the day we need to accommodate 3 churches, pay our respects at a mass grave and distribute more food… Tim is the newest recruit to Club Imodium, but he's got a sermon to prepare with the newly ordained Pastor Sophie, so...

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