Youth & Services for Children

Youth & Services for Children – May 2018

Youth & Services for Children (Councillor Howard) The ‘Drop In’ restarts on Monday 14th May with the new later times of 6.30pm till 8.30pm with the hope that this will attract older Youths.  Chantel and Neil the Y.M.C.A  Youth Workers have handed out leaflets...

Youth & Services for Children – April 2018

Youth & Services for Children (Councillor Howard) The ‘Drop In’ is experiencing quite a slow start, so we are trying to get a later slot to make it more available to older youths. We are also having a new better banner made with the new times etc.  to help with...

Youth & Services for the Children – September 2017

PROPOSED YOUTH PROJECT – MEETING HELD ON 4TH SEPTEMBER 2017   Attendees: Councillors Jean Howard, Ben Smith, Michael Judson, Vivien Chapman, Graham Steady, Terry Hamilton (Head Groundsman), Ben Gibbons (YMCA Chelmsford) This meeting took place to discuss a Youth...

Youth & Services for the Children – August 2017

I have recently been contacted by Ben Gibbons from the YMCA Chelmsford. They are interested in setting up youth clubs in Essex with the help of local councils to try and combat anti-social behaviour. They would like to set one up in Brightlingsea, and my understanding...

Youth & Services for the Children – June 2017

Youth Council I have arranged a Youth Council Meeting for Tuesday 27th July. The students will arrive at approx. 1:30pm, all councillors are welcome but I would appreciate an email if you are attending as I don’t want to overwhelm them.   Army Cadets I have requested...

April 2016 – Youth

Councillor Steady represented the council at an awards evening in Chelmsford with members of the 4 Youth committee on 12 April. Skate Park pump track has been subject to discussion with users and top soil has been moved to improve the layout. Further work needs to be...

February 2016 – Youth

Contact has been made with the Essex Fire and Rescue service about setting up a Fire Cadets group in Brightlingsea. This is aimed at engaging with 13-17 year olds through activity based meetings, supporting community projects and training for Duke of Eduinburgh award....

November 2015 – Youth

Two practice goals have been erected on the rec for general use by the youth of the town. They have been well received and used appropriately. Correspondence with local resident and professional BMX rider Zach Shaw has been on-going with regard to pump track...

October 2015 – Youth

The Sailing Club hosted the RYA Zone Championships with hundreds of young people coming to Brightlingsea over the last weekend in September. The event was well organised and a great success. A letter of congratulation has been sent to the club.

September 2015 – Youth

Cllr Chapman will update on skate park developments. I will be looking to develop long term funding strategies for further improvement in this area and continue to engage with users and representatives of young people on a regular basis.

August 2015 – Youth

YOUTH As MSR for Youth in the Town I received a petition requesting improvements to the skate park. I liaised with Cllr Chapman as MSR for Western Promenade and we have worked together in meeting with skate park users. A useful meeting was held on the 4th August with...

June 2015 – Youth

I will be contacting all the youth organisations in the town and requesting a meeting (or seeking to attend one of their committee meetings) to update myself on current issues and developments.

March 2015 – Youth

Objectives: Enter into a dialogue with youth organisations to help them achieve their aims and aspirations. Looking to grant fund Brightlingsea Regent Football Club to have all their coaches CRB checked, similar initiative with the local guiding organisation. Looking...

September 2014 – Youth

Warrens Pond Although I will stay as a Trustee, the total management will now be undertaken by a committee and members. This commenced from 8th August. Graham Steady

July 2014 – Youth

Warrens Pond Although I will stay as a Trustee, the total management will now be undertaken by a committee and members.  This will commence from 8th August.

March 2014 – Youth

Consultations on-going reference funding for members to participate in coaching courses. Partnerships forged with Brightlingsea Sailing Club – youth sailing courses, Brightlingsea Regent Football Club Summer Camp, Girl Guiding – training adult leaders of young...

February 2014 – Youth

Objectives: • Enter into a dialogue with youth organisations to help them achieve their aims and aspirations. Consultations on-going reference funding for members to participate in coaching courses. Partnerships forged with Brightlingsea Sailing Club – youth...

January 2014 – Youth

Warrens Pond Membership applications are available from the Parish Hall, Spirals and Dave the Barbers, and I am pleased to report that many people have taken up this membership. E-mail address and Facebook page as follows: www.warrenspondfishingclub@gmail.com...

May 2013 – Youth

Warrens Pond Membership applications are available from the Parish Hall, Spirals and Dave the Barbers, and I am pleased to report that many people have taken up this membership. E-mail address and Facebook page as...

July 2009 – Youth

Objectives: • Enter into a dialogue with youth organisations to help them achieve their aims and aspirations. Consultations on-going reference funding for members to participate in coaching courses. Partnerships forged with Brightlingsea Sailing Club – youth...

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