to Dreamscheme Highbridge!
mission of the Dreamscheme Network is to inspire and enable communities
across the world to release the potential of their young people.
Dreamscheme organises work projects for young people and rewards
them with points which are spent on trips and sporting activities
of their choice.
Dreamscheme Points Cards
These points will be updated regularly as and when you earn
points, with 10 POINTS = £1 towards your trip or activity
of YOUR choice...
points totals (August, 2011)
Dreamscheme Highbridge News:
Zoo visit for Dreamscheme
at Highbridge Dreamscheme enjoyed a trip to Paignton Zoo to a
popular zoo to reward them for all their hard work over the summer.
The youngsters were taken to Paignton Zoo where they enjoyed a
well-deserved day of fun. It's been a very busy summer - the children
have had a lot of fun while carrying out community work to earn
their points. More...
lead cake-making project
of Highbridge Dreamscheme made dozens of cakes for elderly residents
in the town during their ongoing summer programme of community
work this week. The young people made over 50 cakes, scones and
pastries as part of an initiative to help the elderly.
summer for Dreamscheme
of Highbridge Dreamscheme are having a busy summer holiday - with
a charity car wash being the latest in a series of community activities
to be held in recent days. The group, pictured, washed dozens
of cars outside Burnham Fire Station. More...
power brightens town!
YOUNGSTERS from Highbridge's Dreamscheme have been getting creative
this week, earning points by making hanging baskets ready for
the town's Britain in Bloom entry this summer. Thirty young people
from the Highbridge Dreamscheme met on Wednesday (June 1st).
award for Dreamscheme
and leaders from Highbridge's Dreamscheme were celebrating on
Thursday (October 21st) after scooping a top police award for
their work. The group won the sought-after accolade during the
third annual Children and Young People's Awards
held by the police. More...
attend bloom awards night
than 200 people filled Highbridge Community Hall on Saturday evening
(October 9th) for the first ever Highbridge In Bloom awards presentations.
Dozens of certificates and trophies were handed out by Mayor and
Mayoress Michael and Maria Clarke and Sedgemoor District Council
Chairman Jane Moreton. More...
summer for Dreamscheme
at Highbridge's Dreamscheme have enjoyed a busy few months, taking
part part in a wide variety of community work in return for trips
over the school holidays. The group's activities have included
litter picks, fundraising events, craft making and various visits,
including one by local MP Tessa Munt. More...
celebrate Bloom awards
Celebrations were underway in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge
today (Thursday, September 16th) after both towns won accolades
at the annual Britain In Bloom awards ceremony. Teams from the
towns joined over 200 people from across the south west invited
at a special ceremony at the Assembly Rooms in Bath where they
received good news. More...
prepares for judges
preparations are being made in Highbridge this weekend for the
town to be assessed by judges from the Britain in Bloom competition
on Monday (July 19th). The Highbridge in Bloom committee members
will be out in force all day on Sunday,
cleaning up the town. More...
judges visit Highbridge
judges were 'blooming impressed' when they made a tour of Highbridge
during their assessment of the town for the Britain In Bloom competition
on Monday (July 19th). Judges Tony Moore and John Bowden were
given a guided tour of the town after being welcomed.
photos: Burnham Youthfest
of young people from the Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge area flocked
to the town's annual youth festival today on Sunday (July 4th).
Overseen by Burnham's Youth Town Council in association with Burnham
Lions, the event included a wide range of fun.
bursts into bloom!
of colourful hanging baskets have been installed along the streets
of Highbridge this week by the town's Dreamscheme members. More
than 40 youngsters from the Highbridge Dreamscheme made a total
of 76 baskets during the April half-term holidays earlier this
groups receive cash boost
Youth Groups are celebrating this week after getting a much needed
cash boost. County Councillor John Woodman visited the Highbridge
Dreamscheme and Highbridge Community Youth Club, presenting cheques
to both groups to help them
continue providing youth diversion activities in the town.
YOUNGSTERS at Highbridge's Dreamscheme have been continuing to
get creative this week, earning points by making hanging baskets
ready for the town's Britain in Bloom entry this summer. 40
young people have attended the sessions and worked with staff
from Sanders Garden World at Brent Knoll and Dreamscheme leaders.
half-term for Dreamscheme
Special: DOZENS of members of Highbridge's
Dreamscheme have had a busy half-term week. A total of 43 young
people, three of whom were newcomers, have been earning points
by applying for funding for the organisation and also creating
a new code of conduct for themselves and leaders. More...
Leaflets boost winter safety
of youngsters in Highbridge had a busy half-term holiday, making
winter safety leaflets as part of the town's Dreamscheme initiative.
The 40 youngsters created over 350 'Be Safe This Winter' leaflets
featuring advice on housing, vehicle, road and personal safety
over the winter period. More...
car wash raises over £300
than £300 was raised by Highbridge's Dreamscheme and Burnham
Fire Service when both teams joined forces to hold a fundraising
car wash at the town's fire station on Saturday (September 19th).
Burnham's firemen were helped by young members of the Dreamscheme
rewards for kids
a year of work, members of the Highbridge Dreamscheme have recently
been enjoying a variety of trips in reward for all their hard
work. Since the scheme launched, the work has ranged from litter
picking and first aid to delivering crime reduction cards. More...
aid advice for youngsters
of Highbridge's Dreamscheme have been visited by St John Ambulance
volunteers as part of their summer activities, earning points
for their chosen trips later in the month. A total of 45 young
people attended the sessions and met the St John Ambulance Team.
summer for Dreamscheme
of Highbridge Dreamscheme have been busy over the last two weeks,
earning lots of points for some free trips at the end of the summer
holidays. On July 28th, the youths' first work task was to design
a logo for the Highbridge Dreamscheme to print on T-Shirts and
this was another success. More...
tidy-up in town
of Highbridge's Dreamscheme launched a big clean-up operation
in the town to ensure it was tidy before the visit of judges from
the Britain In Bloom competition. The enthusiastic group of 20
children and their leaders collected several sackfuls of rubbish
from around the town. More...
wash fun raises over £230
MORE than £230 was raised for Highbridge's
Dreamscheme when members of the group held a fundraising car wash
at Burnham-On-Sea Fire Station on Saturday (June 20th). A total
of 63 motorists got their cars washed during the four-hour event,
raising a total of £236.60. More...
Easter for Dreamscheme
youngsters in Highbridge have been busy over the school holidays,
creating crime prevention cards with an Easter theme as part of
the town's Dreamscheme project. An Easter Card was designed featuring
crime reduction advice inside.
reward for youngsters
Highbridge who have been taking part in a week
of community work as
part of the town's new 'Dreamscheme' project
were rewarded with an afternoon of ten pin bowling on Saturday
(February 21st). Dozens
of youngsters travelled to Stardust Amusements.
in tidy-up operation
in Highbridge tidied up the town's Apex Park on Monday (February
16th) as part of a new youth project that encourages them to improve
their local community while earning rewards. Dozens
of youngsters are taking part in the Dreamscheme initiative. More...
children attend launch of Dreamscheme
Highbridge have launched a new youth project this week which will
encourage young people in the area to help improve their local
Dreamscheme initiative sees people aged between 8 and 16 years
old come together
and do community work in return for rewards. More...