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Over the last couple of years the Young Women’s Group at LGBT Youth North West have been involved in a project connecting communities from a community farm in West Sussex, a community farm in Spitalfields & a our very own … Continue reading

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Last Sunday the Young Women’s Group entered an allotment show with our friend Mary from Bike Right! It was a beautiful day and we were very impressed with Mary and Phil’s beans …and by their leeks …but especially by their … Continue reading

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Sunday’s allotment session was epic with some of us staying for 7 hours in total (thank goodness we brought the kettle). We did a lot of digging and had a lovely lunch together with just the right amount of food … Continue reading

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This Saturday was the session we’ve all been waiting for as Heather’s trike has finally arrived! It was brilliant and a few years without riding hadn’t made a difference for Heather as she breezed through her level one and got straight … Continue reading

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On Sunday our group of new cyclists took to the streets and rode the Manchester Sky Ride. It was lovely to ride around on traffic free roads and great to see everyone enjoying themselves. But it wasn’t just the traffic free … Continue reading

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The young women’s group were at the allotment this Saturday and working hard. We were interviewed by Craig from Exeter University who is writing his PHD on the ways that Universities work with Community Groups while conducting research. He was … Continue reading

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This Tuesday Young womens’ group had our 3rd session with BikeRight! This is the day we’ve been counting down to, it was B Day and our new bikes had arrived. Three of the young women had their first rides on their new … Continue reading

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  Last night at young women’s project a group of youth and community workers from Melbourne, Australia came to visit us. We told them a lot about what we and Lesbian Gay Youth Manchester do, and swapped a lot of … Continue reading

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Young Women’s Group took another trip to the allotment today. We tried out our new bus route (a LOT quicker – yey) and then got stuck into moving the strawberries into their new home. Hannah and Niamh dug them up … Continue reading

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Young Women’s group had a guest appearance from Michelle a student who has been on placement with the Lesbian Community Project. Michelle led a discussion on female role models with us and the conclusion was that there were few people … Continue reading

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