Ready, Set, Go Ride!

The Factory has now run two Go-Ride events in January and February with almost 50 young people taking part in mountain biking activities! The latest event took place on Saturday 27th February and saw 25 young people aged 8–16 take part in a coaching session, time trial and group races where they had the chance… Read more »

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Design and Innovate

Young people from The Factory and other Youth Zones recently took part in the Youth Innovate challenge to have their products turned into a reality and stocked in outlets throughout the UK. Teams from each Youth Zone were given a £100 start-up grant to develop a new product concept and the top three teams were selected… Read more »

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Learn2Lead: British Sign Language

One of our lovely 17 year old young leaders has been running a British Sign Language course for some of our Junior members as part of his disability awareness social action campaign for Learn2Lead. Have a look at what they proudly learnt today as a treat at the end of the lesson… Thank you Ryan… Read more »

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International Women’s Day at The Factory Festival

On Saturday 11th March, The Factory opened its doors to the public for The Factory Festival, celebrating cultural diversity as well as International Women’s Day. A variety of activities were available, including a raffle, tin can alley, music performances and various sports and arts and crafts games. Everyone had a great time, and The Factory… Read more »

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