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Young people getting a taste of life as a firefighter

Children and young people from North Yorkshire are getting a taste of life as firefighters under a project to help them build confidence and learn new skills. Thanks to a £20,000 from Police and Crime Commissioner Julia Mulligan, North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service is running six week-long courses across the area, involving children and […]

Education project for bullied teenagers wins £20,000 grant from Police and Crime Commissioner’s Community Fund

A project to provide learning activities to young people with Asperger’s syndrome who have dropped out of school has been awarded a £20,000 grant from the Police and Crime Commissioner Julia Mulligan’s Community Fund. Many of the young people have experienced being bullied at school, and have been too traumatised to resume any form of […]

Students help shape the future of North Yorkshire policing

These three North Yorkshire students have all signed up to become members of this year’s Youth Commission – which helps shapes the force’s approach to tackling issues affecting young people. Pictured from left to right are: Eleanor Garrard, aged 15, of Wensleydale School, Amy Judge, aged 17, of Richmond Sixth Form, and Ross Hutton, aged […]