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Hadrian’s Wall Cycle Challenge 2014

       It’s that time again… Time for our group of Youth Workers, Volunteers, Victory Housing staff and most importantly a group of Young People to cycle 86 miles coast to coast. Starting at Carlisle, making our way through Haltwhistle ‘The Centre of Britain’ and finishing just past Newcastle in Tynemouth. We travelled up to the north of England in style…by that I
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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!


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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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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Music Sessions

The first Tuesday of every month during our Youth Hub (7-9pm) Musicians from CME deliever  Music Workshops at the Youth Centre. Our talented Young People have been learning how to play musical instruments including; drums,guitars etc. One of their latest songs has been very topical. Each Music session the Young People write a song, here is there latest smash hit! Horse Meat When I get very hungry I go
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Half Term Experience

Laser Quasar & McDonalds Tuesday 19th February 2013 Leaving Holt Youth Project by coach at 5:15pm – returning 8:45pm approx. Cost for 2 games – £7 plus you need additional money for McDonalds. Don’t wear white!!! Phone to book – ring Julie on: 07747533371 Please regularly check our website for more updates on activities that we are offering. www.holtyouthproject.org.uk ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….  Please print off and
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Outward Bound Experience

-Team Leadership Development-   6 Young People from the Holt Youth Project and 6 from Gresham’s School have been invited to take part in this Once in a lifetime opportunity. The 12 lucky people will be travelling to the Aberdovey Outward Bound Centre located on the Southern Coastal edge of the Snowdonia National Park in Wales. They will experience a wide range of activites
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