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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Sheringham Activities Week

The Holt Youth Project recently offered our services for Sheringham High School for their activities week. for one week, students took part in a wide range of activities which we provided This was what we had on offer… * Cookery Workshop * Cycle Ride * Forestry Skills & Picnic * Sports & Water Fight * End Of The Week Outing (Laser Quasar & McDonalds)
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Holt Festival 2013

The Holt Youth Project in Partnership with the Holt Festival delivered free workshops for over 12’s as part of the Holt Festival. We had 3 different workshops being based here at The Holt Youth Project, including:   DJ SKILLS – a fun introduction to the art of DJing. Our Young People involved learned and took part in mixing, scratching and creating their own beats! COMBAT
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The Queens Award

We are proud and thrilled to announce that we have been awarded a Queens Award for Voluntary Service which is an MBE for a group. This is the highest award given to volunteer groups across the UK! We would like to thank everyone involved. What a great achievement. Well done to everyone!  


HYP featured in BBC documentary

Living with Poverty – Country Kids (Broadcast May 2013)


Easter News & Gym Info

We have just finished our holiday programme for the Easter holidays and want to share with you what we did. We run various different groups (A.C.T, Young Carers, Junior Youth, Older Youth) so each activity was assigned to a group. • The Junior Youth had a wonderful Easter Egg trail in Gresham’s Woods, • The Young Carers saw ‘Oz: the great and powerful’ on
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