Tag Archives: Young people

Delivering the National Citizen Service to Shropshire’s young people

15/08/2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council’s positive activities team (youth service) are currently delivering the National Citizen Service (NCS) in Shropshire. NCS is open to all 16- and 17-year-olds in England.  It helps young people to build their skills for work and life, while … Continue reading »

Broseley Youth Day set for 21 September 2014

15/08/2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Young people in Broseley are being asked to note the date Sunday 21 September 2014. Broseley Youth Partnership is crossing its fingers that the sun is going to shine between 12pm and 4pm when the annual youth day will be … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council seeks provider to lead on and help shape youth activities

15/08/2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council is publishing an invitation to tender today, Friday 15 August 2014. The council is seeking applications for an infrastructure support service. Continue reading »

‘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 »