POSITIVE FOR YOUTH – VOLUNTARY COMMUNITY SECTOR GRANTS Wakefield Youth Services are committed to ensuring that a broad range of activities are available for young people within the Wakefield district to support their social development. We recognise the contribution that VCS partners make to the youth offer of positive activities, but like all providers of […]
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West Yorkshire Police Need You! Are you aged 16-18? If so, then this might be for you. Applications are now invited for the 2015 West Yorkshire Police Explorer Programme. The Explorer Programme provides the opportunity to learn about different aspects of policing within West Yorkshire Police, whilst supporting the community through volunteering. The programme runs […]
Walter Harrison Memorial Trust Prize 2014 Essay writing competition open 15 to 19 year olds living in the Wakefield District. See full details on our competition page under “Things to do“.
Wakefield Youth Services are circulating questionnaires to find out what you do in your leisure time. There are lots of activities for you in the Wakefield district but sometimes you might not take up the opportunities on offer. This could be because there is an obstacle preventing you from getting involved, or it could simply […]
Raceway Karting – Special Grand Prix Karting Event Thursday 21 August 2014 at 6.30 pm To book a place ring 01977 600030 – £35 per driver or £25 for Gold/Drivers Club Members. Free buffet after the event for drivers and their guests + free raffle!
There will be no karting project tonight due to the track being flooded at the weekend. The Raceway Karting Team are working hard to get the track back in use as quickly as they can. Keep a look out on here for further updates.
Unfortunately due to bad weather conditions and Met Office severe weather warnings the Agbrigg Mela/Gala has been cancelled today. It has be re-scheduled for Saturday 6 September 1.00-5.00pm.
Do you run a youth voluntary community sector organisation? If so, some funding has been made available for projects within the Wakefield district. For more information and an application form visit http://www.wakefield.gov.uk/residents/schools-and-children/youth-development-and-support-services/positive-for-youth-voluntary-sector-grants HURRY! CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS IS 26 SEPTEMBER 2014
The young people who are taking part in the Youth Karting Project are showing signs of becoming a champion team! The project has been running for 12 weeks now and we have some promising young drivers who we are looking to enter into the NatSKA championships. Watch this space for further updates and watch the […]
The banners for our vans have finally arrived! Look out for our youth vans in the coming weeks at galas and events advertising our website.