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19/4/18

attendees ; April R Connor D Seb B Nicola D Emma B Demi B Nicola B Josh H Lucy we planned our session for Monday . We have decides to do a powerpoint to inform young people about what we do and what are future plans our. We have planned Read more…

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Youth Summit 2018

On Monday 19th February 2018, Blackpool Youth Voice will be holding a youth summit at Blackpool and The Fylde College University Centre, from 5.00pm-8.00pm The purpose of the event is to discuss the top issues of the MYM (Make Your Mark) campaign. The evening will also consist of a networking Read more…

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Make Your Mark 2017

Make Your Mark, the annual national ballot of all young people aged 11-18 took place from August to October this year. 4773 young people from Blackpool made their voices heard by voting on the issue that they felt most passionate about. The 10 possible issues were: A Curriculum to prepare Read more…

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27/11/17 meeting

Attendance Workers: April, Jake Members: Connor D, Josh T, Nicola D, Demi B, Nicola B, Josh D, Emma B, Shelly B, Seb B, Apologies  Harry B Agenda, Discussions & Actions Rachel from Future U attended session to talk about the Action Research Project. Gave dates for training and next steps. Read more…

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Attendees  Nicola Dawber Harry Bates April Rankin Connor Danson Jake Adams Apologies sent Shauna Robinson Josh Thompson Items discussed we spoke about  lgbtq+ going  in to the group  speak about lgbtq+ we spoke about  social media  youth fond was dealt with The next Dates for BYV Meetings BYV meeting is Read more…

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YOFO – Preston

Firstly we met at 9:45 at Blackpool north. It was me ( Harry ) Nicola and Jake, we then met Connor at poulton train station and swiftly arrived at Preston. When we arrived we crossed the road to Lancashire county hall.we then had time to mingle with other people. Next Read more…

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9/10/2017

Attendees Nicola Dawber Harry Bates April Rankin Connor Danson Shauna Robinson Josh Thompson Apologies sent Jake Adams Items discussed Uk parliament  week 13 to 19 november event with blackpool sixth  and possibly wyre yc. We need to plan a day to meet the other groups discuss about what we going Read more…

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New Funding

A Huge thank you to URPotential for securing funding from Esmee Fairbairn for a 3 year Participation and Engagement worker to support Blackpool Youth Voice, (amongst other things). This funding means that we now have a dedicated worker to support the group and focus on pushing us further. So lets Read more…

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The final Count

We have done it again. This years Make Your Mark Campaign is over for another year. we have worked hard as a group to get a representative voice of young people across our town. We are attending the next YOFO on Saturday in Preston where we can share our approx Read more…

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