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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Energy firm supports Blackburn Youth Zone

Lancashire energy specialist Businesswise Solutions is the latest company to pledge its support to Blackburn Youth Zone. The Nelson-based energy procurement expert has become a patron of the centre, committing £36,000 in support over three years. Blackburn Youth Zone opened in June 2010 at a cost of £6m and, before Covid, would provide activities to 1,000... Read more »

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Youth Zone Delivers Christmas Stocking Surprise

Youth Zone Delivers Christmas Stocking Surprise A local youth charity worked tirelessly over Christmas and New year to ensure over 1000 health and wellbeing Christmas stockings had been handed out to vulnerable young people across the borough. With the support of local partners, Blackburn Youth Zone completed handing out stockings to its members and other... Read more »

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Blackburn based business Vital Life joins the Blackburn Youth Zone network

Blackburn Youth Zone is proud to announce that Vital Life has chosen to become a Patron.  Vital Life UK is a Blackburn-based business which manufactures and sells premium quality hand sanitiser. While Covid-19 continues to impact our daily lives, Vital Life has risen to the challenge to defend and protect and by creating a high-alcohol... Read more »

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