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Our Intrepid Explorers Return From Summiting Kilimanjaro!

October 11, 2016

On 7th September 2016 a team of five volunteers departed rural Aberdeenshire for Tanzania on a mission to reach the summit of the highest free standing mountain in the world and Africa’s highest peak – Mt Kilimanjaro. Standing 5,896m above the savannah of Tanzania the snow-capped mountain dominates the landscape...

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Climb Every Mountain…… well start with Kilimanjaro!

September 6, 2016

A team of volunteers from Brighter Horizons are embarking on a trip of a lifetime with the impressive agenda to summit Mount Kilimanjaro, at 5896m it is the highest mountain in Africa, in just 7 days. The team of five will leave Macduff and head to Aberdeen airport in the early...

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Fun Fun For Everyone at Family Fun Day

August 30, 2016

  Our Family Fun Day was warmly welcomed by the people of Macduff and Banff on Sunday 14th August.  There was lots to do and see including a bouncy castle, face painting, balloon modelling, Dean Spruce our wonderful magician, food and drink and lots of fun games stalls.  Everyone was...

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Family Fun Day 14th August at The Brighter Horizons Centre

July 27, 2016

  Come along to our first Family Fun Day on 14th August.  There’s plenty of fun to be had and something for everyone.  There will be stalls, games, prizes to be won, food and lots of other activities.  You’ll find us at 5 Institution Street, Macduff.  Bring your friends and...

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Hugely Successful Trip to Nemauku For Volunteer Team 2016

June 9, 2016

Our team of volunteers from the global exchange and community project embarked on a return visit to the small village of Nemauku in Zimbabwe with an impressive agenda for 10 days. The team departed on Tuesday 24th May and made the 36 hour journey by various flights and long drives...

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Volunteer Team Get Ready For 2016 Return Trip to Zimbabwe

May 23, 2016

A team of volunteers from the global exchange and community project run by Brighter Horizons are about to embark on a return visit to the small village of Nemauku in Zimbabwe. The team will depart on Tuesday 24th May and make the 36 hour journey by various flights and long...

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Sponsored Walk Raises Money For Community Projects

May 19, 2016

“WALK ON THE BRIGHT SIDE” SPONSORED WALK RAISES MONEY FOR LOCAL COMMUNITY EVENTS Brighter Horizons invited local ladies to join them raising funds at the weekend. They all took part in a 5km walk around the town, dressed in bright clothing. A spokesperson for Brighter Horizons said’ “We had a...

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“Walk On The Bright Side”

March 21, 2016

CALLING ALL LADIES FOR A “WALK ON THE BRIGHT SIDE” SPONSORED WALK TO RAISE MONEY FOR LOCAL COMMUNITY EVENTS Brighter Horizons is inviting local ladies to join them for a 5km sponsored walk on 14th May 2016. Entitled “Walk on the Bright Side” the event is hoping to raise funds...

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Christmas Carol

January 13, 2016

On Christmas Eve Brighter Horizons opened its door and welcomed the local community to an evening of music and song. Thanks go to Robin Wiseman for a lovely welcome and to Beyond Boyndie who provided the music for the evening.  Everyone left feeling festive and looking forward to celebrating Christmas....

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Brighter Horizons and Lillies Invite Doune Court to a Concert

January 4, 2016

On Wednesday 16th December the children of the kindergarten performed “My First Nativity” for the residents of Doune Court. They have been busy making hampers to give to each of them. The young children had been practising hard for their concert and it was received with real delight by their...

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