Entries by Paul Anderson

Young Leaders for Safer Cities YLfSC 2017/ 18

We are proud to announce that our unique empowerment programme Young Leaders for Safer Cities is now underway and running at Hackney Community College two Saturday a week. Our YLFSC course is offered at two intakes (November – March and April to July) and our participants come from over 20 secondary schools whilst levering the support from […]

Tutu Foundation Roundtable Symposium

As the CEO of Voyage I attended a symposium in the House of Lords on Tuesday 10th October 2017 to celebrate the impact and progress of the Police and young people round table series taking place in 10 London Boroughs. The Symposium was a great chance to hear about the work of the Tutu Foundation […]

Voyage attends the launch of Alexis Peskine’s Power Figures.

We had the amazing pleasure of being invited to attend the grand launch of @alexispeskine new Power Figure collection at the @octobergallery. https://www.artsy.net/artist/alexis-peskine Inspired by visits to Senegal (West Africa) Alex Peskine has knocked in thousands of individual gold leaf coated nails (set at many different depths) to provide a powerful and sheen to his silhouetted […]

Arts Award Centre Status for Voyage

Voyage is proud to announce it is now a registered Arts Award provider. Voyage will be working with a range of creative partners (Talawa Theatre, ACE Dance, Ebony Steel Orchestra, Creative Access, Bigga Fish, The Tate amongst many others) to create a varied and inspiring leadership programme for our young people in South Hackney. Our creative […]

Internships – Getting what you give!

I write this blog after receiving a heart felt hand written thank you letter from one of our wonderful Brunel Interns this morning. The letter was on my desk so i was able to read it the moment I got into the office. The letter summarised their learning journey and the opportunity the internship afforded […]

Voyage thanks Battersea Dogs and Cats Home

On Thursday the 10th of August, Battersea Dogs were invited to deliver their amazing workshop on dog safety to our new younger cohort of young people attending our Summer University programme. The session began with young people being introduced to a puppy and young people were taught how to properly greet a dog in a […]

Big thanks to Kingston University

On Tuesday 8th August our young leaders were taken on a trip to Kingston University as part of our 2017 Summer University. During the trip our young leaders were engaged in a range of actives and talks which were facilitated by the time at Kingston University. They were split up into 5 groups with each […]

Voyage – Research project

On the 10th of July, a group of our young leaders met up with Rebecca Delsol and Mike Shiner authors of “Stop and Search: The Anatomy of a Police Power”. We discussed a possible collaboration on a research project around the subject of Stop and Search. Different themes and questions were discussed such as: How […]

VOYAGE’s New Summer University!

VOYAGE is proud to announce that it will be launching a new and improved Summer University scheme! This will be running from 7th – 17th August and will be a fun and stimulating scheme which is available to young people aged 14-18. Please contact us to find out more.