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Make Your Mark – Vote Now!

  Let’s ensure thousands of young people have their say. Make Your Mark gives a unique opportunity to reach out to young people who go on to be opinion formers and leaders of the future. Last year a total of 978,216 young people from every corner of the country took part in the annual Make Your […]

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Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Presentation Ceremony 12.10.17

The Youth Work Team presented young people with their Bronze, Silver and Gold DofE Awards at a presentation evening on Thursday 12 October 2017.   We were pleased to welcome The Right Honourable the Mayor of Wakefield Metropolitan District Council, Cllr Kevin Barker and Councillor Olivia Rowley, Portfolio Holder for Children & Young People. Thank you […]

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New / Updated Pages This Week…

  New / Updated Pages This Week.   The UK Youth Parliament elections take place every 2 years in the Wakefield District.  For your chance to have a say and work on issues that are affecting young people in your area then why not become a candidate. The next elections are in January 2018 but […]

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Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Open Evening

Looking for a new adventure? If you are interested in completing either your Bronze, Silver or Gold award then we are holding an open evening: Thursday 21st September 2017 6:00pm Crofton Young People’s Centre, High Street, Crofton, WF4 1NF If you would like any more information then please contact 01924 302665 or email

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