To celebrate the re-launch of Teen Invigor8, there will be a fantastically fun Onesie Workout! held on Tuesday 18th Feb, 12.30-1.30pm at West Kirby Concourse.
Everyone taking part will receive a Teen Fitness Pack (Bag, headphones, water bottle and workout towel).
So if you fancy a work out and a bit of a laugh, grab your friends and head on down. There is no need to be a member - but Onesies are A MUST!
You can change before the class though if you don't fancy travelling in your 'height of...
Young people are being sought to take part in test purchasing operations across Wirral.
Wirral Council’s Trading Standards are looking for volunteers aged 14 – 16 years old to check whether licensed premises are working within the laws governing the sales of alcohol, cigarettes and fireworks.
Test purchasing operations are particularly focused on places where there are suspicions of traders illegally selling restricted products to young people.
Volunteers will not be paid, but will receive a £...
Still remember the dizzy heights of London 2012? Well ‘hold onto your hats’ because 2014 is going to be another big year of occasion and celebration around the UK and especially for us all here on Wirral.
As the Centenary of the First World War draws near, events will be stationed all over the country in proud remembrance of the heroes who volunteered and served in a conflict that ended for so many with the ultimate sacrifice.
The XX Commonwealth Games, staged in Glasgow in the summer, will...
It’s that time of year again! Wirral’s brightest and best annual showcase for talented young people has announced auditions for ‘Spotlight On Youth,’ and is appealing to singers, comedians, poets, dancers, bands – anyone with a talent in the performing arts – to come forward.
The show, which has been staged every year for more than 30 years, takes place at the Floral Pavilion, New Brighton, in March, but auditions have just been announced for January 28 and 29.
The shows are always a sell-out...
A Jobs Fair organised by Jobcentre Plus is to be held at the New Brighton Floral Pavilion on Thursday 23rd January 2014 (between 10am to 4pm) which will be attended by a range of employers and some partner agencies.
You can also download a flyer containing more information.
Partnership is key to Wirral’s new approach to neighbourhood working
Here at Teen Wirral, we are hoping that Wirral Council’s new approach to neighbourhood working will help give young people a voice.
What is this new approach – and why does it concern me?
Wirral now has four constituency teams, each representing one of Wirral’s four constituencies (national voting areas). In Wirral these are Wallasey, Birkenhead, Wirral South and Wirral West.
These constituency teams work in neighbourhoods,...
With Christmas closing in fast we thought it best to keep you informed of the dates services will close and when they will resume in the New Year. Below are a list of Youth Hubs, Clubs, Outreach Teams and Leisure Centres on the Wirral.
Hubs and Clubs
Birkenhead Youth Hub will be closed December 20th until January 6th.
Charing Cross Methodist Youth Club will be closed December 23rd until January 8th.
South Wirral Youth Hub will be closed from December 22nd until January 2nd.
West Wirral Youth...
World AIDS Day is held on 1 December each year and is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died.
To mark Word Aids Day the Youth Support Service in partnership with Terrence Higgins Trust organized a number of activities to raise awareness of HIV and to commemorate the day. The first of these was an interview with a HIV positive person which was conducted by a young reporter and...
On the 30th of October I went to the annual Fire safety fun day at Seacombe Ferry hosted by The Merseyside Fire and Community department. This event was designed for the local residents and young people to help raise awareness about fire safety reduce anti social behavior and promote community cohesion. At the event there was:
The Sefton Youth Service
The Anti Social Behavior Team
The Youth Support Service with the Kontactabus
New Brighton Children’s Centre...
Young reporters at the Youth Voice Conference
On Tuesday the 12th of November the young reporters attended the ‘youth voice conference’, which was being held in the Seacombe Town Hall. This conference is a yearly occurrence that gives young people from all over the Wirral to have their voices heard by the mayor, deputy mayor and many important councilors.
Before the event started there was a buffet, which allowed the young people to interact with the councilors and speak about the motions...