Postponement of the 24/02/2020 West Midlands Regional Seminar

Taking into account the current weather & flooding situation across the country we have decided to postpone the West Midlands Regional Seminar which was supposed to take place this upcoming Monday, 24th of February 2020 at Stafford Borough Council.
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Rural Youth

The Rural Youth seminar held at the Plymouth University, Babbage Building, Drake Circus, Plymouth on the 11 June 2013

Presentations were as follows:
Naomi Tyrrell (Plymouth University) - Rural Realities: Challenges for Young People Living in the Countryside

- Presentation Abstract

- Mike Leyshon (University of Exeter) - Revisiting ‘A Place to Hang Out’: 12 years of Survey Data on Rural Youth Lifestyles
- Naomi Griffith (Director CIC & independent consultant) - Minehead EYE project
- Chris Ranford (Fisheries Community Animateur, Cornwall Rural Community Council)
- Getting Hooked: Supporting Young People to pursue a Career in Fishing

Breakout sessions: 

Group Discussion notes from AM and PM sessions


Articles and accompanying materials:
Michael Leyshon & Hannah White (University of Exeter, Rural Youth Project) - Returning to ‘a place to hang out’: Leisure behaviours, experiences and expectations of rural youth in Somerset 1998-2011

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