Tag Archives: Young people

Young members of Parliament celebrate year of hard work and successes

December 30, 2013 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire’s Young Members of Parliament (MYPs) got into the festive spirit recently at a celebratory event to mark their past year’s achievements.

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Views on young people and alcohol in Ludlow

December 20, 2013 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Over the past couple of months Ludlow’s Community Alcohol Partnership (LCAP) have been collecting the views of local residents on their perception of young people and alcohol: if they consider there to be a problem within the town, where any … Continue reading »

From apprenticeship to university: a success story

December 11, 2013 / Leave a comment / Permalink

A 19-year-old from Church Stretton has started to pack his bags to go to university after completing an apprenticeship with a local training provider.  Since leaving school, Jake Allan has been enrolled on an apprenticeship scheme with County Training.  After … Continue reading »

Young People’s Scrutiny committed to tackling childhood obesity

December 4, 2013 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The Young People’s Scrutiny Committee recently agreed to setting up a specialised Task and Finish Group to take on the challenge of childhood obesity in the county.

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Can you help a young person on their journey to independence?

November 15, 2013 / Leave a comment / Permalink

People with a spare room are being urged to consider giving a home to teenagers who are taking their first steps towards independence.  The ‘Supported Lodgings’ scheme gives young people support to develop the skills and confidence needed to move … Continue reading »

Fireworks at Gallows Bank in Ludlow went off with a bang

November 5, 2013 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Over 300 people braved the weather to see the fireworks at Gallows Bank, Ludlow on Monday 28 October 2013. The display lasted 20 minutes and was followed by refreshments by Grow, Cook, Share and the Ranger Guides at Rockspring Community … Continue reading »

Apprenticeship events in Shropshire next month

October 31, 2013 / 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 November 2013.  County Training, part of Shropshire Council, will be delivering the “Secure Your Apprenticeship” … Continue reading »

Recruitment confidence in small businesses is on the rise

October 28, 2013 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Small businesses throughout the UK are hiring new staff as their confidence returns and the economy recovers.  Research carried out by the Federation of Small Businesses reveals that, for the first time in three years, companies are also more likely … Continue reading »

Community Alcohol Partnership urges people to have their say about underage drinking in their area

October 8, 2013 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire’s Community Alcohol Partnership (Shrop-CAP) is urging residents to give their views on underage drinking in their area by completing a short survey.

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Young people invited to join in celebration of youth club’s new location

September 16, 2013 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Young people in Condover and the surrounding area are invited to join in the launch of Condover Youth Club’s new premises on Tuesday 17 September 2013. The event will take place on Tuesday evening from 6.30pm at the club’s new … Continue reading »