Tag Archives: Young people

Secure Your Apprenticeship events coming up in October

14/09/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

County Training is running a series of information and advice events for young people and their parents and carers to promote the benefits of vocational training. Continue reading »

Information and ideas shared at community event

14/09/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The Community Liaison Meeting at Rowley’s House News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury Representatives from a range of organisations gathered at University Centre Shrewsbury’s Rowley’s House base last week to share information, views and ideas on the development of … Continue reading »

Teenage Book Award 2015 to be launched on 23 September

11/09/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Following on from the successful first year of the Shropshire Teenage Book Award, which Bali Rai’s “Web Of Darkness” won, the Schools Library Service are pleased to be hosting the launch of the second Shropshire Teenage Book Award on 23 … Continue reading »

County Training waves goodbye to The Hollies in Shrewsbury

07/09/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

After over 20 years of being based at The Hollies in Sutton Road, Shrewsbury, County Training have relocated head office to Shirehall and The Gateway Education & Arts Centre, Shrewsbury. The relocation was complete in August 2015, enabling County Training to … Continue reading »

GCSE success for County Training students

21/08/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

  Wendy Hayes (left), Chloe Jones (right). Shropshire Council’s County Training, the largest private training provider in Shropshire, has achieved its first year of GCSE results. As a response to the Government strategy to improve post-16 numeracy and literacy, the … Continue reading »

Unique partnership helping young local people achieve potential

30/07/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

A unique partnership between Shropshire Youth, the Emerging Leaders charity and The Shrewsbury Club has been successfully piloted in Shrewsbury to help disadvantaged young people begin to achieve their potential. The Stride Out project, which began in June 2015, has … Continue reading »

Shropshire’s public health team and Young Health Champions join up to design new GP leaflet for young people

28/07/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Public health team and Shropshire’s Young Health Champions produce a young people-friendly leaflet about what to expect when visiting any local GP practice. Continue reading »

Kids get running shoes on and get involved in Race for Life

25/06/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Young people took part in the annual Children’s and Young People’s Race for Life event recently, to help raise money for Cancer Research UK.

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Bridgnorth Skate Park Jam this Saturday

16/06/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Young skaters and riders are being invited to hone their skills as part of a special Bridgnorth Skate Jam this weekend (Saturday 20 June 2015). The event is being organised by Shropshire Council, Bridgnorth Town Council and Canvas, the company that … Continue reading »

Views sought about the future provision of youth activities in Shropshire

12/05/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

A six-week consultation has begun on the future provision of youth activities in Shropshire. From 17 July 2015 Shropshire Council will no longer directly deliver youth services, but will instead allocate money to the county’s Local Joint Committees (LJCs). They … Continue reading »