South of England

Latest stories from the region:

  • The Bristol Centre hosted a Get Hired day for employers to meet Prince's Trust young people from across its programmes, to improve their CV and interview techniques through a series of workshops.
  • Earlier this month a group of young on the Fairbridge programme in Kennington experimented with flight as part of the science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) session.
  • Seven young people currently on the Fairbridge programme took on the challenge to write and record five songs in a week. With help from professional musicians, they also united to overcome their stage fright and perform at a live gig.
  • The City of London Corporation’s charity, the City Bridge Trust, has pledged a ten year investment to tackle youth unemployment in London
  • A group of 14 aspiring film-makers on a Truth about Youth film programme ask the people of Bristol 'what is happiness?'
  • Hackney Centre young people were given the opportunity to try something different and learn new skills.
  • The Hackney centre welcomed past Fairbridge course participant Safwan Ali to talk about his new role.
  • Fairbridge young people learn a creative way of expressing themselves with the South Gloucestershire College art project.
  • Oil and gas industry leaders united to raise £150,000 last night (9th October) at the Energy for Youth dinner at The Savoy, which will help get vulnerable young people back into work, education or training.
  • Classical singer Russell Watson helped us raise more than £44,000 to support unemployed young people in the South West yesterday