Archives: April 2012

FTCT meets staff at Coram’s Ealing Outreach Service Centres

Posted on April 26, 2012

Over the past fortnight Anna and Francesca have been giving a series of presentations to staff at Coram’s Ealing Outreach Service Centres. Starting in Acton then going on to Southall, Ealing and Northolt, the sessions were aimed at introducing the outreach team to … Read more »

Meet Anna-Director of FTCT

Posted on April 26, 2012

We thought it was about time you met the people behind the names here at FTCT. That’s why we’re bringing you a very special series of FTCT team profile blog posts. First up, meet Anna, Director of FTCT …. In 10 words or less, tell us … Read more »

Sad news as Aquascutum enters adminstration

Posted on April 20, 2012

Image courtesy of The Guardian.co.uk Sad news this week as luxury clothing retailer Aquascutum, best known for its trenchcoats, was placed into administration shutting its factory in Corby, making more than 100 staff redundant. Founded in 1851, just 2 years before our … Read more »

FTCT’s Parents and Carers have their say…

Posted on April 13, 2012

Yesterday, we had the pleasure of welcoming 15 of our parents and carers to the FTCT office, for our bi-annual feedback session. During the 2 hour session, parents and carers gave feedback on their experiences of FTCT, from the application process to our … Read more »

A little gift from FTCT’s past…

Posted on April 5, 2012

A fascinating piece of FTCT history arrived at the office this week, courtesy of the menswear department of John Lewis, Sheffield. It’s a collection box from the 1970′s, back when FTCT was known as the Purley Children’s Trust. It’s so lovely for us to … Read more »