Reachin’ Higher


The Young Future of Croydon

Posted on December 10th, by Chris Gaisie in Politics & Society. No Comments

Chris Gaisie reports on the Reachin’ Higher awards, which took place last Thursday

It’s not often you’ll see people dressed up, enjoying a swanky three-course meal in a Hilton Hotel, all in honour of Croydon’s “youth”. On Thursday 5th December that’s exactly what happened – young people, parents, volunteers and charity partners all gathered together at Reachin’ Higher’s first ever Young People’s Awards. … Read More »



Ten weeks to change a life

Posted on October 29th, by Chris Gaisie in Politics & Society. No Comments

Chris Gaisie reports on Croydon-based youth charity Reachin’ Higher’s trip to Bolivia

To explore is written on the hearts of us all. As children we relentlessly break the confines of our world, trading in the safety of the known for the unknown. Whilst this adventurer spirit can somewhat fade as we grow older, the yearning to discover more is always with us. It makes sense … Read More »