Gatsby Ball

  • Events Home
  • Add Event
  • My Events

Saturday, May 25th

Event Summary

I am supporting Stubbin Wood, a special school in Derbyshire. Their pupils have learning disabilities with many students having additional physical, social and emotional needs which provide various challenges to them.

I am writing to request any help you may be able to offer us.

In October 2019, 6 students from our school, along with 18 other students from 3 other schools from the Bolsover District, coordinated via Derbyshire Education Business Partnership, will be heading over to South Africa for a 10 day expedition, under canvas, where we will:

• Work with two community schools including delivery of First Aid training
• Study the Giraffe population with an ecologist
• Observe and track the local wildlife

For our special needs students this is an amazing opportunity. Many have never left the local area, so for them the chance to travel all the way to South Africa is a fantastic opportunity. The work undertaken will be physically hard and will require students to work in a team alongside mainstream pupils. This provides the opportunity to break down negative preconceived ideas that some people have against people with disabilities. The project empowers our students who are able to achieve something positive for others less fortunate.

Price: £45

More Information (Peak FM is not responsible for external websites)


Proact Stadium
Sheffield Road
S40 1QX

More details for this venue


The event runs from 6:30pm to 12:30am on the following dates.
Select a date to add this event to your calendar app.

Cover art for The Sun Always Shines On Tv

On Air

Gav P playing A-Ha - The Sun Always Shines On Tv