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The Caves youth centre on Upper Mansell Street in St Peter Port

January 31st, 2014 by Richard Lord

Matthew Sawbridge, The Caves Youth Centre Manager, spoke to Sustainable Guernsey about plans for the youth centre on Upper Mansell Street, Trinity Square in St Peter Port.

The Caves on Upper Mansell Street next to Trinity Square in St Peter Port (click image to expand - ©RLLord)

The Caves on Upper Mansell Street next to Trinity Square in St Peter Port (click image to expand – ©RLLord)

The Caves, which uses the former ‘The Caves du Bordeaux’ premises, has been set-up by Guernsey Youth, which is an independent charity headed by Wayne Bulpitt.

Matthew Sawbridge, who has a three year contract funded by the Lloyds TSB Foundation for the Channel Islands, is reaching out to every secondary school on the island, the Guernsey College of Further Education, and two sixth form centres to let young people know about The Caves.

“The Caves will cater for people aged 11 to 24 years old, and has a maximum capacity of 70 people upstairs, and up to 40 on the ground floor.”

“The ground floor has been set-up primarily as a youth café.” Continue reading

Young People Guernsey’s The Hub in St Peter Port needs volunteers

January 27th, 2014 by Young People Guernsey

(please click image to open and download the flyer as a PDF file to your computer)

(please click image to open and download the flyer as a PDF file to your computer)

Young People Guernsey (YPG) is in need of volunteers for The HUB on The Bordage in St Peter Port

YPG needs your help to find more volunteers for The HUB.

The Hub entrance on The Bordage, St Peter Port (click image to expand - ©RLLord)

The Hub entrance on The Bordage, St Peter Port (click image to expand – ©RLLord)

Such is the demand for the service that YPG wants to Continue reading