08 09 '20

Croydon’s Legacy Youth Zone is celebrating its first birthday! Since the grand opening in 2019, the facility has seen over 5,600 young people walk through its doors. During lockdown, the Youth Zone also had to drastically reshape its seven-day-a-week offer to support local young people and families in the Croydon community. Legacy Youth Zone, which…

14 08 '20

March saw a national lockdown impacting millions of young people and their families across the UK, lasting four months and in that time Legacy Youth Zone used this as an opportunity to help the local community by giving out food parcels to families of members and non-members. We launched talk2us@legacyyouthzone.org for people to reach out to us if they…

10 06 '20

LEGACY YOUTH ZONE GIVES OUT LAPTOPS TO IT’S MEMBERS THANKS TO A SPECIAL DONATION FROM A SUPPORTER In light of the pandemic, young people have been indoors over the last three months in a nation-wide lockdown, preventing them from going to school or taking part in regular day-to-day activities that they’ve been used to prior…

18 05 '20

In light of the recent COVID-19 update, we want to let you know about how Legacy Youth Zone will continue to follow safety protocols by adhering to social distancing measures that have been put in place. We will continue to keep you updated through our social platforms with any substantial changes, ensuring you are kept…

18 11 '19

A brand-new partnership between Reedham Children’s Trust and Legacy Youth Zone is set to transform the lives of thousands of young people living in Croydon. In celebration of its 175th year anniversary, Reedham Children’s Trust, Croydon’s oldest children’s charity, has pledged to become a Founder Patron of Legacy Youth Zone by making a charitable donation…

12 11 '19

Talented young people from Legacy Youth Zone will perform alongside world-renowned artists John Newman, The Script and Ms Banks at the OnSide Youth Zones Awards to HRH Prince Harry at the Royal Albert Hall in London. KS MoreTime, Acoustic Trio and Tharsika from Legacy Youth Zone will take to the stage on the 17th November…

22 10 '19

Legacy Youth Zone Chief Executive Barnabas Shelbourne will be cycling nearly 500 miles from Carlisle to Croydon to raise vital funds for local young people. Barnabas will depart Carlisle Youth Zone at 8am on 21st October 2019 and end the challenge Friday 25th October, 5pm at Legacy Youth Zone. The challenge will take the following…

16 10 '19

Hello everyone! I can’t believe it’s been one month since Legacy Youth Zone officially opened. It has been absolutely amazing to see so many young people come through our doors in this time – we now have 3,500 members which is not far off our target for the first year! I just wanted to take…

13 09 '19

London Gatwick has become a Founder Patron of Croydon’s newly-opened Legacy Youth Zone – a £6.5 million state-of-the-art facility built especially for young people living in the local community. Gatwick’s community programme includes a strong focus on inspiring and investing in young people, with projects ongoing across the counties which surround the airport. This new…

16 08 '19

There were smiles all round on Wednesday 14th August as Legacy Youth Zone celebrated registering its 1000th member, four weeks before the Youth Zone is set to officially open on Saturday 7th September. The milestone came this week as hundreds of young people have enjoyed a whole host of activities on offer at the Croydon based Youth Zone….

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