Frightening news from Eswatini

  You may well have heard in the media about the political unrest in Eswatini. The unrest has evolved over many years from the total lack of democracy in the…

More Covid News

And none of it is good - We recently received a report from the Salvation Army about how Covid was affecting life in Eswatini and it makes a pretty grim…

Update on Covid 19

Good News and Bad News Dear Supporters Following on from the previous COVID-19 update the evolution of the virus has increased at a slow rate in Eswatini. As at 12…

Covid 19 – April Update

With the increasing impact of the Coronavirus across the world, I thought it would be useful to give you an update on the situation in eSwatini (Swaziland) and the issues with the vulnerable children we are supporting.  Over the past three weeks I have been in regular contact with friends and colleagues in Swaziland to ascertain the problems being experienced by our two Centres and the schools.

What’s going on?

Bee Keeping Latest harvest has been sold to secure PPE equipment for the cooks and additional utensils for the kitchen. beekeeping in progress CENTRE OPERATION PROJECT We are currently providing…

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Lockdown in Eswatini

Coronavirus has meant the there has been lockdown in Eswatini since March 27th for 30 days.  Our feeding centres are now both closed which is extremely concerning as in some…

PIES is the Winner!

Burton Copeland Solicitors, in support of PIES, held a quiz night at Manchester City Etihad Stadium and it was attended by around 270 people, mainly from the legal fraternity of…

Andy achieves personal best!

Andy Irwin did it!  He ran the Birmingham 10k from beginning to end!   He says that usually his idea of a run is 'for the bus' and then 'congratulates himself…

Special Shoes for a Special Girl

On our visit to Swaziland in May we were introduced to Sinenhlanhla by her headteacher.  Sinenhlanhla is a vulnerable child struggling at home living with her parents and 4 siblings. …