Monthly Archives: February 2016

John and Michael arrive back in Zambia

Visit report. Saturday & Sunday 5/6 December 2015. After an overnight flight with BA to Johannesburg Michael Brady and I connected on time for our 2 hour flight to Lilongwe in Malawi. On past visits clearing immigration and customs at … Continue reading

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5 November 2015

Today we are leaving Africa and returning to the UK. We departed Chipata at 7am and it takes 4 hours to travel to Lilongwe in Malawi in the pick up truck. Stephen and his son Vincent came with us and … Continue reading

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4 November 2015

The rains continued all night long and our grass huts were not entirely waterproof. There has been over 50mm of rain in just 12 hours. We heard big critters moving about outside during the night. We were sure that Victoria … Continue reading

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3 November 2015

Got up early – 5am Zambian time and that is 3am in England….in fact Claire was up at 3am Zambian tine which is which 1am in England – a record for Claire. Went on a 4 hour morning drive through … Continue reading

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2 November 2015

We took a taxi from Chipata up to Luangwa, and a good road has been built since Chris was last here in 2012. The journey only took two hours but it previously used to take twice or three times that … Continue reading

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1 November 2015

It is Sunday so then we went to church. The Chipata Evangelical Church Family Centre is run by Pastor Geoffrey and his wife Martha. When we arrived the worship and set up teams were at work – familiar Vineyard Church … Continue reading

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31 October 2015

A dawn raid on the DIY shop to get more materials for the pre school building. They handled our order like a well oiled machine. One chap took our order, another got the items out of the store, another wrote … Continue reading

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