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Young Leaders Lockdown Blog

August 5, 2020

About Coin Street’s Young Leaders  Coin Street young leaders meet weekly to discuss issues relevant to young people, plan events and activities and get to know each other.  In the last year the young leaders have planned and put on a Youth Showcase for local young people to perform...

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Coin Street has some new neighbours!

Coin Street has welcomed a whopping five new businesses to the area in the past couple of weeks.  Our new neighbours certainly bringing a new energy and lease of life to the area!  Gabriel’s Wharf has welcomed the Caribbean restaurant Limin’ Beach Club, Hola Guacamole and our new vintage...

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Young Leader Liam shares his thoughts on green technology

July 21, 2020

Liam wanted to share some thoughts about an extended project he is doing for school. It explores how businesses should be embracing green technology: “Quarantine’s been pretty boring for everyone and we’ve all had to change our daily activities and find something new or interesting to do at home....

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Young Leader Maya writes creative piece for online festival

July 8, 2020

Maya Coombs, one of our young leaders, has written a creative writing piece for another online festival A Town Explores A Book. Maya thought it would be cool to create descriptions of a favourite landmark or building in the style of H.G. Wells. Read an extract from Maya’s Time...

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Black Lives Matter: Our commitment

July 7, 2020

To our Black staff, volunteers and communities. We recognise your anguish, pain, and turmoil as well as the systemic disadvantages you have experienced. As a community organisation, we are committed to providing spaces for people to lead their own change. The shocking killing of George Floyd and the subsequent...

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