Tag Archives: Young people

‘Have a go’ hobby festival in Church Stretton this Saturday

04/08/2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Stretton Hobbyfest, a free event for young people, takes place this Saturday 9 August 2014 at 12pm–4pm at the Leisure Centre in Church Stretton. Young people and their families are invited along to this free event to have a go at … Continue reading »

National “Playday” week is coming to Shropshire

17/07/2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

“Playday” is a celebration of children’s right to play, and a campaign that highlights the importance of play in children’s lives. “Playday” week commences Monday 4 August 2014, and play events will be held at the following venues:- Monday 4 … Continue reading »

Community Alcohol Partnership competition winners announced

16/07/2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The Minsterley & Pontesbury Community Alcohol Partnership (M&P-CAP) would like to congratulate participants in this year’s Creative Arts Competition. Continue reading »

Medical practice becomes first to meet new “young people friendly” standards

08/05/2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Albrighton Medical Practice has become the first in Shropshire to meet a new Department of Health quality standard for being welcoming to young people. Continue reading »

Wilfred Owen School scoots to success

09/04/2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Wilfred Owen School in Shrewsbury took part in a Sustrans Bike Count competition during February 2014 and are now the proud owners of a Scooter Pod! Scooter and Cycle pods are made from recycled products and can store up to … Continue reading »

New provision to support Shropshire’s young people

04/04/2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council has successfully won an 18-month contract to support young people who are not in education, employment or training (NEETs). The bid for the European Social Fund (ESF) funding was led by Worcestershire County Council in partnership other councils, … Continue reading »

Have your say about what happens in Wem for young people

14/03/2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

During February 2014 Shropshire Council, in partnership with Wem Town Hall staff, took to the streets of Wem and its surrounding areas speaking to as many young people as possible about what it is like growing up and living in … Continue reading »

Secure Your Apprenticeship events

13/03/2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Young people living in Shropshire are encouraged to find out more about their post-16 options at free apprenticeship events taking place throughout the county during the next month.  County Training, part of Shropshire Council, will be delivering the “Secure Your … Continue reading »

Apprenticeship event at Aqueduct Primary School in Telford

04/03/2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

As part of National Apprenticeship Week 2014, young people living in Telford are encouraged to find out more about their post-16 options at a free apprenticeship event taking place at Aqueduct Primary School on Thursday 6 March 2014.  County Training, … Continue reading »

We would like to hear from you about the future of youth provision

17/02/2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council is currently seeking people’s views on its plans to redesign the way in which activities for young people are commissioned and delivered in the county. The consultation period runs through to 31 March 2014 and the feedback gathered … Continue reading »