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The British Academy of International Arts (BAIA) and The British Academy of Sports (BAS) launched its 2013 programme of extra curricular activities at the BSK campus on a bright sunny saturday morning with a new year’s welcome for old andnew faces. The event was opened by the American Ambassador Mr. Matthew Thueller who toured the campus with owner of Madame Vera Al-Mutawa. In a wonderful carnival atmosphere of fun and enjoyment the focus was on healthy diet and lifestyle with Dasman Diabetes Center and the Kuwait Heart Foundation on hand to test cholestrol and sufar levels. Linas and Dinas Diet Center were on hand to advise on healthy diets. Fantasy World, Fitness for fun and Go Sport were offerning lots of sporting challeneges. Entertaiment was provided by Balloonyland with their stunning Magic Show while cameo performances from the stars of forthcoming BAIA rock musical WE WILL ROCK YOU were drawing in the crowds and ofcourse no carnival was complete without a trampoline and a bouncy castle. The BSK campus in salwa was heaving with parents and childrensfrom all over the Kuwait as they took part in a Carnival Day filled with demonstrations, games, performances, gifts and prizes from an array of stalls and stands in his premier event for extra circullar activities operated by British International. In the marble Arch arena a car boot sale was taking place with lots of customers getting those new year bargains. BAIA runs courses in dance, theatre, speech, music, art, fashion, design and cuisine. BAS courses include Cricket, Basketball, Gymnastics, Roller skating, Badmintons, Football, swimming, karate and Tennis. Accredited courses in LAMDA, RAD, ISTD, BTEC run alongside leisure courses with levels of abilities for all ages. Staff at the well as encouraging the visitors to make new friends and try out some of the thrills and spills on offer. Registration continues for the next week and full details of all extra curricular activities on offer at BAIA and BAS is and full details of all extra curricular activities on offer at BAIA and BAS is available on www.thebas.com of www.thebaia.com
Photographer : Usman Choudhry
Last monday, Around 100 flights were departured with almost 55000 passengers to different destinations from Kuwait.
The world received 2013 with joy and a great deal of optimism expressed through fireworks display and various other forms of celebrations held worldwide. In Kuwait, all border exits collectively witnessed the departure of over 55,000 people to celebrate the New Year eve abroad, said informed sources, noting that about 100 flights left Kuwait on Monday for various destinations with most bound for Dubai.