The Young Lives Foundation blog.


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


WALES | Day 2…

Early start this morning! After a wake up call at 7am, we headed down for breakfast and then collected our waterproof’s, wellies, helmets and life jackets and got ready for … Continue reading


WALES | Just the start…

A group of excited young people and staff met at the YLF office at 8am on Wednesday 6th April and after the van was loaded with all of our stuff, … Continue reading


Easter Holiday | Fun Fun Fun!

This Easter, YLF has been busy giving young people the opportunity to be involved in some extra fun positive activities! All with thanks to fundraised money from BBC Children in … Continue reading

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Fundraiser | London Marathon

By Neil… 11.05.2016 “Hi All, With less than 2 weeks to go, thought it time I provide another update having been on holiday for a week, with my progress towards … Continue reading

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WALES | One More Sleep!

YLF is off to the Kent Mountain Centre in Wales!!  Here, we will blog about our journey, our adventures and share our photos so please come back to the blog … Continue reading