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Interested in the environment and climate change?

Bright Green Future is open now for applications for September 2017 start They’re looking for young people aged 14-17, with an interest in the environment and climate change, to take part in a two year programme starting in September 2017. Joining Bright Green... read more

Book Now. Enterprise Explorer Days

An exciting and valuable new holiday activity for young people aged 12 – 18 in Suffolk. February’s Enterprise Explorer encounter is on Wednesday 15th February, 10am – 3pm. Our host for the day is TA Hotel Collection at The Brudenell in Aldeburgh.... read more

Pop to the Co-op!

A packed two hours is planned behind the scenes at the East of England Co-op Framlingham branch on Thursday 19th January 7pm – 9pm. Open meeting and all 12 – 18 year olds very welcome. It’s FREE but please book by emailing... read more

Do the Survey NOW Rural Young Suffolk

Time is running out to have your say if you’re between 11 and 25 and live/have lived in rural Suffolk. Here’s the link Rural Youth Survey It only takes about 10 minutes (or less) doesn’t ask your name and has very straightforward questions. There are... read more

Institute of Directors for Young People in Suffolk

The Institute of Directors (IoD) Student membership was piloted in January 2012, following the success of this, student membership was approved by the IoD council and incorporated in to the constitution and was extended to all students and universities across the... read more

An Apprentice’s Perspective

Beth Foskett was a Business Administrator at Scarlett & Mustard; a Suffolk based company making a range of highly versatile dressings, marinades and sauces. ‘Being an apprentice with Blue Sky at Scarlett & Mustard was exhilarating and enjoyable, oh and yummy!... read more

Introducing Fresh Aspirations Member Finnian

Hi! I’m Finnian Anderson. I’m a sixteen year old student and am interested in all aspects of the IT industry. Having been a member of Fresh Aspirations for over a year I have become the ‘go-to’ guy for setting up social media accounts, editing... read more

Introducing Fresh Aspirations Forum Member Nathan

Hello, my name is Nathan Martin and I am interested in games and ICT but I don’t fancy sixth form so I’m looking at colleges to see if game design might be the perfect career for me. I have been a member of fresh aspirations for over a year and enjoy... read more

Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Skills learned

Article by Rebecca Mercer The Duke of Edinburgh’s Awrad scheme offers a great experience for young people. As someone who is currently doing their Bronze D of E I can say that it has opened doors for me already. Duke of Edinburgh is an opportunity given to us to... read more