The Young Lives Foundation blog.


Railway Ride!

This week our group of youngsters headed down to Hythe for a special train trip! This wasn’t a usual train journey into town or to the capital, it was a more … Continue reading


Chessington Adventures!

When the YLF flyer was released to invite youngsters to Chessington World of Adventures, the trip was fully booked within a day! On Wednesday, our group of young people were … Continue reading


Weekend at Kingswood!

YLF headed off with Year 7 pupils from New Line Learning Academy for a weekend of learning, team building, and developing new skills at Kingswood Activity Centre. The group conquered … Continue reading


Half Term Fun | City Sights

On a sunny Friday morning in June, everyone was equipped with train tickets, lunch and most importantly – a camera (and even a couple of selfie-sticks!). Our Positive Activities group … Continue reading


Half Term Fun | Race Day

On Thursday 2 June, our super excited group of young people rocked up ready to get their racing gear on and take to the track! It was time to go … Continue reading


Half Term Fun | Bowled Over

On Wednesday 1 June, the Positive Activities Programme offered our youngsters the chance to come together for a whole afternoon of bowling! The group was split, boys vs girls, to compete … Continue reading


Fundraiser | London Marathon

By Neil … 27.04.2016 “The Virgin Money London Marathon 2016 – Last Blog, Promise I Won’t Mention It Again!! The Build Up… I think it was back in November when … Continue reading

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Fundraiser | London Marathon

By Neil… 19.04.2016 “Hi Everyone! As I write this, its just 5 days to go until the London Marathon – aaarrrggghhh!! 🙂 All the expected doubts have been kicking in … Continue reading


WALES | Time to head home…

It was an early start for the day – everyone was up and dressed loading the Van at 8am ready to head home. Once breakfast was had, it was time to … Continue reading


WALES | Day 3…

It was the last day of activities today, the young people got into their two groups the boys heading off to climb mount Moel Eilio followed by Canoeing and the … Continue reading