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Weekend at Swattenden!

Last weekend, 14 very excited and happy juniors headed off for a two night residential. “I am really happy as we asked to go somewhere new for our holiday, and asked if we … Continue reading

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Thorpe Park Thrills!

YLF young people were rather excited to be able to head to Thorpe Park on such a hot day this Wednesday, and all the young people got something new out … Continue reading

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Fun Friday!

Last Friday, young people met YLF at Gillingham Park for a few hours of fun, team challenges and making new friends. Richie made instant friends by bringing his drone along … Continue reading

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Weekend Adventures!

Over the weekend of 12th-14th August, our adventurers headed off to Stubbers Activity Centre in Essex for a fantastic time doing loads of really cool outdoor activities, learning new skills … Continue reading

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Park Life!

The YLF Positive Activities Team were pleased to catch up with young people across Kent at our Park Activity days! The groups had fun playing many team games and different sports … Continue reading

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Skating Rink!

YLF youngsters enjoyed whizzing around Gillingham Ice Rink last week! With limited time on the ice, the young people certainly made the most of it – and we even stopped for … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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

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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