Charity

Could we recycle just that little bit more?

We all make new year’s resolutions. As 2017 drew to a close, we as a family asked ourselves this simple question; could we recycle just that little bit more? Fast forward three entire months and Easter has past us by. During the Easter break I had time to read several articles posted by the BBC… [Read More…] about Could we recycle just that little bit more?

Music lessons improve children’s cognitive skills and academic performance

A recent study in the Netherlands has found that music lessons improve children’s cognitive skills and academic performance. Structured music lessons increase children’s cognitive abilities – including language-based reasoning, short-term memory and planning – which lead to greater academic performance. The research, published in Frontiers in Neuroscience, is the first large-scale study adapted into a… [Read More…] about Music lessons improve children’s cognitive skills and academic performance

Donate unwanted clothes to Oxfam

Can you donate unwanted clothes to Oxfam? You can donate goods directly to your local Oxfam shop. Or, you can place clothing, music, or books in one of our donation banks. Either way, we’ll turn your gifts into cash to fund Oxfam’s work fighting poverty around the world. Find your nearest shop or donation bank.

Work continues in memory of Roy De Wired

Work continues in memory of Roy De Wired as MLC Academy continues to train people to qualify as music teachers. For the past two years MLC Academy has been working with a group of  people in an effort that they become qualified in the principals of teaching music as a lasting legacy of the late Nottingham musician,… [Read More…] about Work continues in memory of Roy De Wired