Outreach – being the difference


  Ahead of this weekend’s Remembrance across the world, the community of Holme Grange School held our annual Remembrance Service. Not only do we remember the fallen service men and women killed in conflict, but also, focus on the message of hope, and on what those who have fought and survived have to look forward to. […]

The Poppy Appeal

This week, leading up to our Remembrance Service on Friday, the EG pupils are selling poppy memorabilia during breaktimes, in aid of the Royal British Legion. The Legion provides information, advice and guidance to help the Armed Forces community find and access the support they need. This includes members of the Royal Navy, British Army, […]

Remembrance Service

“They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:  Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning,  We will remember them. As the stars that shall be bright when we are dust,  Moving in marches upon the heavenly plain,  As […]

The Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal

November 11 is a day we remember.

Remembrance Day

The poppy is used as a symbol of gratitude and hope for the soldiers. Land disturbance during World War I germinated sleeping poppy seeds and left great swathes of red in the aftermath of the battle.

In Flanders fields…

“In Flanders fields, the poppies blow between the crosses, row on row, that mark our place; and in the sky the larks, still bravely singing, fly.” by John McCrae, May 1915