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October Half Term

Posted by The BYG Editor from Blaenau Gwent - Published on 09/10/2015 at 12:31
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If you're looking for something to do this October Half Term why not check out the events we'll be supporting with lots of FREE activities for young people 11 - 25 years old.

There lots going on like skating, workshops, training days fun days, and much more. So check out this link to our summer booklet and see what's going on for you. 

Also don't forget to check the events section on the BYG for the day to day activities that are taking place in the local area with our partners. 


Project / Activity Information


Detached – The detached youth workers will be out around Blaenau Gwent all summer, so join them for fun games, information and support.


Open 4 Youth – Join the Youth Service at our monthly young person (11 – 17) only evening at Ebbw Vale Sports Centre. Huge range of activities available including hydro slides, football, gym, zorb balls, free running and much more – all for £1 per person.


Free Football Fridays – Gather your friends and enter a team in our weekly 5 a side leagues at Ebbw Vale and Abertillery sports centres. You can check your progress each week in updated league tables, finishing in a regional tournament that will bring everyone together on Friday.


Chat Tuesdays – Closed to Prevent / Lift Young People

Learn how to cook healthy along with the do’s and don’ts of dieting and exercise. Also workshops around anxiety and looking after your mental health with great taster sessions.


Life Changes Project – Closed to Prevent / Lift Young People

Health and wellbeing activities, acupuncture ,cooking and eating together etc. Life Changes returning each week to share in the wide amount of  activities for young people to access advice , support and activities linked to issues that may be preventing them from engaging in education , employment and +training but also the wider community.

For more information for any of these activities or the Youth Service Summer Program you  can call the main office on 01495 355811 or emailgavin.townsend@blaenau-gwent.gov.uk


Don’t forget to give us a like on Facebook @ BG-Youth Service and visit the young people’s website for Blaenau Gwent www.thebyg.co.uk

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