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Teams United in Love of Sport

May 5, 2009

The Leighton Buzzard Observer – a local Bedfordshire newspaper, featured an article on The Hazyview Blue Bird Young Stars football team and their link with Leighton United Football Club. This article appeared in the 28th April edition of the paper and is the first of two features.  The second will include the experiences of 15 […]

Of African Origin Clothes distributed to people in Zimbabwe who REALLY needed them

March 8, 2009

Kendrick Imports http://www.kendrickimports.com now imports range of authentic Safari and travel clothing made by Of African Origin http://www.kendrickimports.com/index.php/of-african-origin The range includes shirts, blouses, shorts, t shirts, polo shirts, safari jackets, skirts and bandanas. All of the clothes are specifically designed for Safari and travel. The Company “Of African Origin” make the garments specifically for wear […]

Of African Origin Authentic Safari Clothing

February 25, 2009

Kendrick Imports now stocks the Of African Origin range of Safari clothing. The Of African Origin range of Authentic Safari clothes include all the clothes you would need for your Safari holiday.  The range was designed and is used in the Safari environment and is perfect for the climate and terrain. The range includes blouses, […]

Monkey Apples dry in the sun at Terra Boma Farm, South Africa

January 2, 2009

The monkey apples that were picked in South Africa during August last year are now drying in the sun at the Worx of Africa Farm Terra Boma. The drying is the first part of the process in the hand decoration of the seed pods to make the beautiful decorations. http://www.kendrickimports.com/index.php/worx-of-africa/monkey-apples Kenneth works at the farm […]

Leighton United Football Club sponsor the Bluebird Young Stars

December 8, 2008

December 2008 Leighton United Football Club have offered to sponsor the Bluebird Young Stars football team.  The Bluebirds are based in Hazyview South Africa and practise and play with very little equipment apart from a ball. Since August Kendrick Imports http://www.kendrickimports.com has managed to get sponsorship from Lucozade for training bibs and water bottles and […]

Ethnic African Hand-crafted Tableware

October 5, 2008

Hot Metal Tableware This range of hand-crafted tableware is stainless steel with handle designs in pewter, copper and brass. The range is ethically and fairly traded and is available in several matching designs. Spade servers are £15.50 each http://www.kendrickimports.com/index.php/worx-of-africa/hot-metal-tableware/spade-servers cake lifters also £15.50 each http://www.kendrickimports.com/index.php/worx-of-africa/hot-metal-tableware/cake-lifter salad servers £24 per pair http://www.kendrickimports.com/index.php/worx-of-africa/hot-metal-tableware/salad-servers sugar spoons £9.75 http://www.kendrickimports.com/index.php/worx-of-africa/hot-metal-tableware/sugar-spoon […]

Kendrick Imports looks at hand weaving

August 27, 2008

During our recent trip to Swaziland we looked at the possibility of Kendrick Imports importing hand-woven throws, rugs and cushion covers in both mohair and cotton. In the north-west corner of Swaziland is a very small town called Piggs Peak where there is a family run business called Coral Stephens Handweaving. The business was founded […]