Family & friends join in with the festive fun

On 2nd December we had our annual Christmas Family Fun Day, which was bigger and better than ever! There were over 200 young people, family, friends and members of the community all joining us to take part in the festive fun. On the day we were joined by the scouts organisation, girl guides, the autistic... Read more »

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Young Leaders experience a range of different religions and cultures

A group of our Young Leaders had a fantastic time going on an Interfaith trip around Blackburn and visiting different religious sites. During the day we were invited to visit Blackburn Buddhist centre, Madina Mosque  and Blackburn Cathedral. Throughout this they learnt about the importance of understanding and respecting Diversity with our BWD community and... Read more »

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SoupOTG Crowdfunding project launches at Blackburn Youth Zone

Young SoupOTG Crowdfunding Launch – Blackburn A community “Dragons Den” style scheme for youth-led social projects Wednesday 28 November 19.15-20.30 SoupOnTheGo provides individuals, community groups, charities and local causes with an opportunity to receive funding for community causes and start-up projects. —————– SoupOTG is a community crowdfunding project that is coming to Blackburn Youth Zone.... Read more »

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Vote for Blackburn Youth Zone 

vote for Blackburn Youth Zone  Blackburn Youth Zone is in all Blackburn Tescos for the ‘bags of help’ scheme throughout November and December. You can support Blackburn Youth Zone by voting for us to receive funding to help provide inclusive, fun arts, to help disabled young people express themselves creatively, make new friends and develop skills. ... Read more »

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The 2BR Christmas Toy Appeal is back and BYZ is a drop off point

Blackburn Youth Zone is a drop-off point for 2BR and 24 Laundromat Christmas Toy Appeal This year 2BR have teamed up with our friends at 24 Laundromat to bring a smile to children across Lancashire who may find themselves without presents to open on Christmas Day! Donations made will be shared between Blackburn Youth Zone and another children’s charity... Read more »

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Traditional vs Digital Art Exhibition

In January Blackburn Youth Zone are hosting their first Traditional vs. Digital Art Exhibition on Friday 25th January 2019 from 10am – 3pm, the event is to showcase local young people’s art and inspire other young people through masterclasses. The event will highlight how modern digital techniques can be used in connection with a traditional... Read more »

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Christmas Family Fun Day

Join us on Sunday 2nd December as we kick start Christmas in style. BYZ are hosting our annual Christmas Family Fun Day 2:00pm-5:00pm here in our state of the art building. The day will be packed with festive fun for all the family. We will have Christmas games and activities, Live music, festive food and... Read more »

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BYZ Christmas Jumper Day – 7th December

By wearing a sweater you can make things better and support your local charity “Blackburn Youth Zone wants to bring the town together this Christmas to support local young people and their families.  Schools and Corporates get the chance to wear their cheesiest Christmas Jumper on 7th December to raise money for Blackburn Youth Zone’s... Read more »

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Blackburn Youth Zone is delighted to announce that BAE Systems have pledged to continue their support for Blackburn Youth Zone.

Blackburn Youth Zone is delighted to announce that BAE Systems have pledged to continue their support for Blackburn Youth Zone. BAE Systems, the UK’s largest defence and Security Company with major sites operating at Warton and Samlesbury, have backed the Youth Zone by pledging financial support as a Patron. Established six years ago, Blackburn Youth... Read more »

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£15,000 raised at charity quiz night for Blackburn Youth Zone

An annual charity quiz held in aid of the Blackburn Youth Zone raised £15,170 during a night of fun and games.   Over 200 people from 52 different businesses across Lancashire attended the event, which took place at the Dunkenhalgh Hotel and Spa in Clayton-le-Moors. But quizzing wasn’t the only thing on the agenda, as... Read more »

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