Author: Mr Casey

Day 6 – 28th June

Jaya This morning I woke up with a feeling of excitement mixed with a little sadness. Excitement as we had lots planned but sad as it was our finally day at a place we had gotten to know so well. The morning started as usual with breakfast at 7:30. I wasn’t overjoyed with the meal,…

By Mr Casey 29th June 2019 0

Day 5 – 27th June

Kier Efõa! From sunny Woe, after a few days overcast the clouds gave way and the sun came out to play which has given rise to some cracking tan lines. Following the usual formalities: 6.30 rise, fly infested bleakest and cramped bus ride to the school (all of which we’re actually loving in a strange…

By Mr Casey 28th June 2019 Off

Day 5 – 26th June

Euan and Kate After a chill day yesterday we woke up feeling refreshed and ready for a new day. Breakfast was an unexpected combination of sausages and mango. After the short bus journey to Woe EP we got to go to church as the children do each week. Here they were learning an interesting song…

By Mr Casey 26th June 2019 Off

Day 4 – 25th June

Morven I woke up after a great sleep at 7, I was a lot more tired than yesterday. For breakfast there was some bread and some pancakes with fruit, I had to have a huge coffee to wake me up. After breakfast we had to rush over to the school across the road and had…

By Mr Casey 25th June 2019 Off

Day 3 – 24th June

Lewis Our first night in our accommodation was surprisingly nice, however our water did run out the on our arrival. Once we had showered and got ready for the long day ahead, we walked out to get breakfast. It’s safe to say it was slightly unusual. On the table was a brioche like bread, tuna…

By Mr Casey 25th June 2019 Off

Day 2 – 23rd June

Neve ‘Waking up’ after our first chilly sleepless night we had our first Ghanaian meal. Breakfast was very varied with a salad of onions green beans and carrot, sweet pancakes, mango, watermelon, pineapple and coffee. Still adjusting to the very humid climate I felt like I was fuelling a volcano with hot coffee, however useful…

By Mr Casey 24th June 2019 Off

Day 1 – 22nd June

Hannah P Hi guys it’s Hannah. After hardly getting any sleep the night before due to being too excited, I was a very sleepy girl at Glasgow airport. The full family had to obviously come to the airport and off we went on our adventure. The flight to Amsterdam was brilliant as I slept the…

By Mr Casey 23rd June 2019 Off

Day 9 – Rachel N & KG

Saturday morning, got a cheeky wee lie in. We showered, attempting to get rid of the left-over sand, got rid of the empty bottles and gave the rooms a good clean; the staff had been so good to us all week, we wanted to make their job of setting up for the next volunteers as…

By Mr Casey 2nd July 2017 Off

Day 8 – Usman

The day began in the usual fashion, with us all being awoken by the roosters outside with the blistering African sun streaming through the windows. Friday was a day that was heightened with excitement. This was our final day in Woe. This meant some of the best activities were to be experienced. Our group, despite…

By Mr Casey 1st July 2017 Off