Trailblazers – Manchester City Academy

Manchester City Academy Trailblazer Spotlight The Man City Academy team developed their Trailblazers programme alongside their Black History Month focus in October. They decided to look at every player of Black heritage who has ever played for the Club, from when it...

Trailblazers – Brighton Hove Albion Academy

Brighton Hove Albion Academy Trailblazer Spotlight Big Ideas are highlighting the amazing work Academies are doing to take part in Trailblazers and explore and celebrate the rich diversity of players in British football – past, present and future. Brighton and Hove...

Holocaust Memorial Day 2021

How the children of a small village in Northern Ireland made sure their story becomes part of the UK Holocaust Memorial. We were lucky enough to run a digital workshop with the wonderful Millisle Primary School in Northern Ireland to paint stones for the UK Holocaust...

Lockdown Look Back: Interview with Patrick McKay, SMA3SO

 “We decided to put a smile on people’s faces.” Patrick McKay founded the St Michael & All Angels Steel Orchestra (SMA3SO) in north London to support young people aged 8-25 in his area. The ensemble uses the power of music to bring people together. They have...

Lockdown Look Back: Interview with Mike Cox, Bedford Free School

Mike Cox teaches at Bedford Free School and has taken part in Big Ideas First World War centenary projects including The Unremembered and Trailblazers as well as Aspire to Engineer challenges. This is his LockDown Lookback: “Going back to school in September we had to...