Blackburn Chemicals joins our patron family.  

  Blackburn Chemicals, has become the latest ‘Patron’ of Blackburn Youth Zone, a youth charity raising aspirations and changing lives of thousands of young people who call Blackburn their home.   Blackburn Chemicals, are renowned worldwide for providing high performance Foam Control Agents to a diverse range of industries. And was inspired to support Blackburn Youth... Read more »

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News -The Saffron Group backs Blackburn Youth Zone Big Iftar

  Blackburn Youth Zone are pleased to announce ‘The Saffron Group’ as the proud sponsor of their virtual Great Big Iftar. The Saffron Group, who are based in Blackburn, are backing this initiative which consists of Lancashire businesses and leaders. They have sponsored the campaign to celebrate diversity across the borough as this is a... Read more »

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Local Youth Hub supports over 900 young people moving into employment.  

Local Youth Hub supports over 900 young people moving into employment.   In a year of uncertainty, keeping life on track has proved difficult for many of us. But, for young people who already have to deal with the odds stacked against them it has proved even more difficult.   Over the last six months a project... Read more »

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Blackburn Youth Zone announce virtual Iftar during quarantine 

Blackburn Youth Zone announce plans for a virtual Big Iftar meal to mark Ramadan during quarantine. During Ramadan, Muslims have the opportunity to reflect and focus on their faith. However, with lockdown measures remaining in place until at least May 11, the end of Ramadan’s daily fasting, still cannot take place as it has done... Read more »

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BLACKBURN YOUTH ZONE TO DELIVER 500 FOOD PARCELS TO FAMILIES ACROSS TOWN THIS WEEKEND.

  Michelin-star Chef Nigel Haworth and proud patrons visit Blackburn Youth Zone to helps pack ingredients to feed families this Easter.   This Bank Holiday weekend, Blackburn Youth Zone with support of their patrons will deliver 500 food parcels to families across the town. This year the charity’s campaign has received the backing of Michelin-star... Read more »

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Upcoming Special Interest Workshop

Don’t miss out and join Blackburn Youth Zone on Thursday 22nd April to take part in our special interest workshop.   Time 9am -10.30am Lee Chambers – https://leechambers.org/ 1st speaker – 30 mins Bio: Lee Chambers MSc MBPsS is an Environmental Psychologist, Accredited Coach and Founder of Essentialise Workplace Wellbeing. Having worked within corporate finance, local government and... Read more »

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Free Virtual Easter Holiday club

Blackburn Youth Zone are set to bring the thrill of our holiday club to your home this Easter! Not only will we entertain and inspire young people for the day we will give you some well-earned rest!   As part of the ‘Get stuck in’ programme we’re bringing fun-filled activity sessions to young people, all... Read more »

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EMR Metal Recycling donates £1000 to Blackburn Youth Zone 

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Farleys Solicitors donate £4,000 to Blackburn Youth Zone ‘Time to Talk’ Campaign

Established in Blackburn in 1958, the full-service law firm has evolved from its beginnings on Richmond Terrace in Blackburn to a presence of six offices across the North West to meet the demand for legal services in the region for individuals and businesses. However, despite their continued growth, Farleys remains at its heart, a local... Read more »

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BYZ Patrons employees go above and beyond for young people

BYZ Patrons employees go above and beyond for young people Over Christmas and the New Year with the support of local businesses, Blackburn Youth Zone provided 1200 health and wellbeing stockings to local young people, these went out to partner youth organisations, women’s refuges, homeless shelters, schools and BYZ members. The stockings were packed with... Read more »

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