Blackburn Youth Zone “get the message out” at Blackburn College freshers’ fair [VIDEO]

Blackburn College’s annual ‘Big Hello’ – a sort of freshers’ fair for the college – was held last week. With all manner of stands and stalls showcasing their wares to just-starting students – it proved the perfect place to get the Blackburn Youth Zone message out and about. Scores of prospective Youth Zone attendees came to visit the stall (and we’re certain it was only partially to pinch one of our covetable freebies) – and all who came were very excited to hear all about it.

The rooftop football pitch was an all round winner, as was news of dance classes and art workshops. The young people were especially delighted to hear they could use all of the Youth Zone’s facilities for just 50p per visit!

Take a look at a few of the young people we spoke to’s thoughts on the youth zone, and how they might be using it…