On Thursday 19th March, a cold but sunny day, YMCA London South West deepened the partnership they have with the Surbiton primary school St. Andrews and St. Marks by providing a fun and educational Forest School shelter building day for over 90 pupils and school staff members.
Monthly Archives: March 2015
Over 200 people came to The White House Community Centre in Hampton on Wednesday 18th March for an open day showcasing the work of the YMCA in South West London.
Homelessness issues explored in new play by the Benchmark Theatre Company
For some years now, the YMCA Youth Dance Company has slowly but steadily built up a reputation in South West London as one of the most interesting and creative dance companies for young people aged 11-18.
Massive congratulations to the MTV Team, consisting of Julian Temblett, Geoff Grose, Ian Kersey, Damion Jones; Tim Bailey, Jen Petch , Laura Fellover, Nick Neilan and Mark William Grant who took on the eight mile challenge in the Lidl Kingston Breakfast Run on Sunday 15th March.
A new manifesto, launched by YMCA England is calling on politicians from all political parties to consider the needs of young people, the future generation.
“When I was a kid I always had this urge to express my feelings through writing,” says Michael, a resident at YMCA Wimbledon.
This winter, the team of Fitness Instructors at YMCA Surbiton have been joined by Tom; a 20 year old sports and fitness enthusiast with hemiplegia, a form of Cerebral Palsy where one side of the body is affected.