Kites Class – Junior Good Citizen Event

Kite class attended the annual Junior Good Citizen (JGC) scheme, which is designed to engage young people in a fun learning environment and equip them with life skills as they make their transition from Primary to Secondary Education.

This year marks the 30th year the event has been running for the children of Swindon. The multi-agency scheme engages year 6 children, so they have the opportunity to view the scenarios in action which included:

· Personal Safety – Wiltshire Police
· Dog Safety – Swindon Borough Council (SBC) & Blue Cross animal rescue
· Internet Safety – Swindon Local Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB)/SBC
· Road Safety – SBC
· Electrical Safety – Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue
· Railway Safety – British Transport Police
· Weapons awareness – Youth Offending Team & Community Safety Partnership
· Envirocrime – SBC