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: a sufficiency of wealth

26/11/2018

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

Mark Wolfson - a personal tribute

23/11/2018

Brathay Archivist, Maurice Dybeck, remembers his time with Mark Wolfson, who was Principal of Brathay from 1962-1965, going on to be Chair of Trustees.Find Out more

What's been going on in Barrow? Natalia has an update..

22/11/2018

Our Barrow youth worker, Natalia, gives us an update on what we've been up to in Barrow and Furness in the last few months.Find Out more

Maggie Angus–Bercowitz - A memorial

20/11/2018

Maurice, our archivist, speaks of Maggie Angus-Bercowitz who recently passed away at the age of 91. Maggie was one of the very first members of staff at Brathay Hall and helped Brathay flourish.Find Out more

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