Entries by Bez Gradden



Sunday 5th August – Thursday 9th August 2018 A chance to meet with friends, play games, have fun and ENGAGE: with your community. This year we are going to spend a day focusing on supporting the local homeless community. Ages 12-18 £45 early bird and then £50 for bookings after 9th July. For more information […]


A Royal Tea Party

  Royal Tea Party Each year, we arrange a date for our annual fundraiser and in 2018, it coincided with the Royal Wedding.  On Saturday 19th May, with the help of Absolutely Vintage China Hire, we transformed Oadby Baptist Church into a gorgeous tea room. It was brilliant to welcome 80 people over the day, […]


The WKND in Oadby

Oadby Baptist Church 16th -17th March 2018 20 young people and 10 youth workers, once more came together for a 24 hour residential of fun, friendship and food. Over the 24 hours, we had a load of fun playing games including Human Hungry Hippos, watching Paddington, enjoying the cafe, a walk, a Bible Scavenger Hunt […]


Prayer Day 2018

Monday 29th January 2018, St. Peter’s Church, Whetstone 10am – 8pm Thank you to all those who came to our annual interactive day of prayer. It was great to spend time praying over all aspects of work and placing God at the centre of all we do.    


Reality Training Day 2017

Reality Training Day 2017 – Saturday 30th September The Art Of Connecting 27 people came together to spend a day being encouraged and resourced in their work with young people.  The theme of “Connecting With Young People” is the passion of all those involved in youth work and we had 3 excellent workshops, exploring how we […]


ncounter summer 2017

What a awesome week of fun, mission, prayer and worship. 41 young people and their leaders worked hard to #beablessing to the communities they were serving. Gardens were cleared, litter picked, cars washed, friends made, the Reality bus went Hawaiian and the week ended with two Free Family Fun Days with over 500 people enjoying the […]

Fundraiser 2017

Thank you to all those who supported us at the Reality Fundraiser; to those who took part, those who volunteered and those who came along on the day. Overall a staggering 95K was ran, 200K cycled and 9K swam by our wonderful participants.  Thanks to all those who have sponsored them and if you haven’t, […]

WKND March 2017

10th – 11th March 2017 at Oadby Baptist Church The WKND is fast approaching once more, so save the date and start to discuss it with your youth worker.  It’s a 24 hour residential for young people which will include lots of fun, food, friendship and a trips out. Speak to your friendly Reality youth worker […]

Reality Prayer Day 2017

The Power Of Prayer Thank you to all those who supported us at our annual prayer day on Monday 23rd January. The day was a huge blessing to the whole team and we know God will work mightily from it. As a Christian organisation, we are constantly surrounding our work in prayer and are blessed […]

The WKND November 2016

The WKND returned to Hinckley Methodist Church in November with 40 young people enjoying a 24-hour residential of fun, food & friendship. The Friday evening involved a disco, sports, cafe with crafts, consoles & a film before bed. On the Saturday morning, both the young people and the adults enjoyed the Ice-Skating trip to the Snowdome; skating & […]