25 05 '21

Las Vegas and London, England – UFC®, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organisation, today announced a multi-year partnership with OnSide, one of the leading youth charities in the U.K, to establish a youth mentoring program at Youth Zone locations throughout the country. Established in 2008, OnSide funds and builds state-of-the-art youth centers called “Youth…

15 04 '21

If the pandemic has taught us anything, it’s that the smallest things can make the biggest impact and there’s no better example of that than Run for Heroes. That’s the charity which started the infamous 5km running challenge – Run 5, Donate 5, Nominate 5 – during the first lockdown. What started as a plan…

26 01 '21

Since the start of lockdown in March 2020, the staff at Legacy Youth Zone knew that there would be a need in the community having access to additional food resources. With the help and support of food donations from City Harvest, The Felix Project (previously known as Fareshare), and the Palace for Life Foundation –…

15 12 '20

Six amazing Legacy members were awarded £250 each from the Jack Petchey Foundation! The Jack Petchey Foundation was set up to inspire and motivate young people across London and Essex by providing exciting projects and programmes for them to get involved in. We also recognise the outstanding achievements of today’s young people by awarding them…

02 12 '20
Art Competition

Calling all Legacy #ARTISTS & #CREATIVES! We are running an #ART competition with some help from our #friends at @unitedtochangeandinspire and all you have to do is copy and recreate Kriss’ drawing on this link using any art form you like and YOU could win an exclusive VIP Goodie Bag from @unitedtochangeandinspire Once you are…

18 11 '20

Bullying has a long-lasting effect on those who experience and witness it. But by channelling our collective power, through shared efforts and shared ambitions, we can reduce bullying together. 1. Know the signs Look out for any changes in behaviour – for example becoming quieter or withdrawn or acting up and getting in trouble. You…

08 10 '20

M R Scaffolding Services, based nearby to the Youth Zone on Mitcham Road Croydon, has pledged to generate £75,000 over the next three years for Legacy Youth Zone. MR Scaffolding Services was established more than 45 years ago, in 1974. The commercial scaffolding company has gone on to become specialists in providing access solutions to…

02 10 '20

#BlackHistoryMonth #2020 is a time for us all to take an honest look at our shared British history. This month we will be highlighting the achievements and struggles of Black British people and we will continue to shine a light on all members of our community as part of our ongoing commitment to bridging the #equality gap and ending #racism….

16 09 '20

Hear from Legacy’s CEO Barnabas Shelbourne for our latest update on COVID-19 safety measures and guidance on social distancing in the Youth Zone. We want young people to continue to have fun in the centre whilst keeping safe at all times. #LegacyYouthZone #Croydon #Greenteam #COVID19

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