Wales – Plas Y Brenin 2014

  Outdoor Pursuit Trip Sun 29th June – Fri 4th July   7 excited young people enjoyed a life changing, memorable week at Plas Y Brenin National Mountain Sports Centre. Jo, Jordan, Charlotte, Amber, Laura, Bethany and Michaela took part in a very lively itinerary programme which included; Rock climbing & abseiling, gorge walking, climbing Mount Snowdon, sea level traversing, kayaking and canoeing. The
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Cream teas & bingo ~ May 2014 ~

  Holt Youth Project working in Partnership with the Royal Voluntary Service hosted an afternoon of cream teas & bingo. This was an event that brought young & old together and gave the opportunity to socialize and bridge the age gap between one another. The afternoon was a success. The young people organised the day themselves and provided the service of the cream teas
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Pleasurewood Hills ~ Easter 2014 ~

In the Easter Holidays 2014 the Holt Youth Project took a group of Young People from the ACT Programme on a trip to Pleasurewood Hills. The Young People had a fun-filled day of theme park attractions. The most thrilling ride being ‘Wipeout’ (according to the Young People that is) I personally felt that the tea cup ride was the most thrilling. The last ride
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Wild about the Wensum ~ 26th April 2014 ~

The Holt Youth Project for a 2nd consecutive year, were providing ‘Bike Safari Tours’ around Pensthorpe Nature Reserve. This was part of the ‘Wild about the Wensum’ event which is held at Pensthorpe every year. The bike tours were approximately 2 miles long and took around 15-20 minutes to complete. Along the way members of the public who took part in the bike tours
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Easter Programme 2014

Week 1 Monday 7th April – Roller Skating at Funky Monkeys & McDonalds. Leaving HYP at 9:45am returning at 2.30pm approx. Travelling by minibus/coach. Cost for Funky Monkeys: £5.00 + money needed for McDonalds (11-17 years) Wednesday 9th April – CATS Show at Norwich Theatre Royal and backstage tour. Leaving HYP at 9.00am returning 7.00pm. Approx. Travelling by mini bus. Cost: Free. Lunch provided. 7 places
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A Special Visit!

The Holt Youth Project recently had a visit from two very special people. Actor John Hurt and his wife Anwen Rees-Myers visited the HYP and had a look at some of the very important work that we offer to Young People and the community. It was a lovely visit and the Young People had their pens and paper at the ready!


Conservation work at Pensthorpe

On Saturday the 1st of March 2014 the Holt Youth Project took a group of Young People to volunteer at Pensthorpe Nature Reserve. Duties included:  Chopping down willow Bonfire Team working Lopping small branches The young people all got stuck into sawing, felling and lopping, eventually burning it all on a big bonfire. They all worked amazingly in a team with everyone doing different jobs.
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Well done eveyone who worked on the environmental day!


HYP Environmental Day

The Holt Youth Project working in partnership with Victory Housing Trust has just recently offered Young People an Environmental Workshop Day on Saturday the 14th September.The Environmental day was to give Young People an experience in outdoor forestry skills and help them to appreciate the great outdoors. The day consisted of:   • Making a fire • Coppicing Trees • Roasting marshmallows • Carving
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T-Shirt Design, Art & Fashion Day

The Holt Youth Project working with Victory Housing Trust organised an Art & Fashion workshop which was held here at the project. 20 Young People took part in this workshop. We had lots of different art & fashion activities on offer, which were: * T-Shirt Design * Beauty Treatments (Face Masks) * Fashion Design * Bead Making * Face Paint & Body Art * Badge
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