Brathay Blog

Catch up on what the Brathay team are up to, and their thoughts on a range of subjects relating to our work with children and young people, our research activities and fundraising.

Wellbeing: good health

12/11/2018

Guest writer Sir Christopher Ball, a Fellow of Brathay and founder of the 10in10, shares his thoughts on wellbeing and good health in the second blog of a three part series.Find Out more

Wellbeing: the pursuit of happiness

29/10/2018

Guest writer Sir Christopher Ball, a Fellow of Brathay and founder of the 10in10, shares his thoughts on wellbeing and the pursuit of happiness in the first blog of a three part series.Find Out more

5 great things about a Brathay residential

25/10/2018

We take a look at 5 things we think are great about our Lake District residential programmes, from being in the great outdoors to learning something new about you.Find Out more

Brathay staff from the 1960s remember their time with us

22/10/2018

Gwyn and Chris both worked for us back in the 1960s. After 50+ years they returned to Brathay Hall to see how things have changed and take a trip down memory lane.Find Out more

Behind the scenes at Brathay - our new CYP business development team

18/10/2018

We have a new look Children and Young People Business Development team here at Brathay and they're excited to work with you!Find Out more

Becoming a Trustee

15/10/2018

Guest writer, Joanna Coleman, tells us about her experience with us through the Aspiring Leaders Programme and why this led her to becoming a trustee for us.Find Out more

What wellbeing means to me

01/10/2018

Guest writer Dr Rebecca Robinson, Consultant in Sports and Exercise Medicine, explains what wellbeing means to her and how it helps in her work with patients.Find Out more

Fun, growth, challenge and excitement - why Brathay is a special place

17/09/2018

Guest writer Paul Johnson, a Brathay Trustee, shares a poignant moment he witnessed while shadowing one of our programmes back in February.Find Out more

Memories from 1949

13/09/2018

Maurice, our archivist, shares a letter that was sent to one of our Youth Managers back in 2002, which shares memories from 1949.Find Out more

Walking for Wellbeing

03/09/2018

Guest writer Beth Pipe, outdoor writer, blogger and founder of Walk One Stop, explains why walking is so good for general wellbeing.Find Out more