This is passed on from the Lukotaime group, via the support team...
'Hi guys, everybody
is ok and everything is going fine. The classroom building is progressing
very fast and we hope to see the roof on this week.
poor and there isn't much phone signal...only on trips
From the team xx'
We've had a hectic
weekend, especially after the car break down, but everything is now
sorted! We had a different vehicle delivered to us on Buwenda site,
as by the time we had left Jinja after our last update, we
So we jumped in the 4x4 and headed up to lukotaime. There we checked on their progress...all is going well and spent the night, after a banquet of fresh goat and matoke! Sunday we took David Bull out in the 4x4 around the Kamuli district to visit our XB teams...he had actually bumped into one on the way to lukotaime the day before!
But we have now
checked in with all the teams twice, and everyone is fine. They are
all getting on well with their Ugandan Scouts and seem to be
We are now all set
to meet them on the final day at the Kamuli Country Club (not as posh
as it sounds!), but it has beds and showers so i think
Bye for now
Greetings again from Mbale. Today has seen the contingent in Mbale complete a multitude of tasks started over the last few days
The Basketball court has been restored to is full working order and an opening match between Mbale SS and a Uganda 2003 select 'V' has been arranged.
We have been busy
finishing the painting of the outside of another building here at Mbale
SS and have visited the Childrens Restoration Outreach center (for homeless
The most unusual
task of the trip so far has been a challenge laid down by the newly
formed Africa Network to send back Christmas card images from Africa
All are well
Photos from Uganda
You can find photos from Uganda as the come in in our Photoalbum including a sneak preview of what the Network's Christmas Card on sale soon might look like.
Othere news items about 2003