Entries by Programme Manager


Christmas Hamper Programme

We are very grateful to Tesco Bags of Help – and to everyone who voted for our programme with blue tokens in store – we have now received £4000 to fund our Christmas Hamper programme this year, meaning that many more local families can benefit from receiving a Christmas Hamper during the Festive period.


Fundraising was Achieve-a-Ball!!

Our fundraising event, Achieve-a-Ball, was a huge success at the Hydro on Saturday, raising a massive £7675! This will go a long way to enable PYT to keep working with more children than ever before, to boost confidence and self-esteem during the years of transition from primary to secondary school in Tweeddale. Enormous thanks to […]


Programme for Achieve-a-Ball

Not long now!……. We look forward to welcoming guests to Achieve-a-Ball this Saturday evening at Peebles Hydro; our Programme for the night is: 6.15pm Welcome Drink 7.00pm Welcome and Dinner 8.00pm The Back Green Band 9.30pm Auction, Raffle and Disco 10.30pm The Back Green Band 12am Close



It’s nearly time for Achieve-a-Ball 2018! The raffle prizes are lined up, the auction lots are drawing publicity….. Advance Bids now being taken for our auction lots; please get in touch if you’d like to bid for: Scotland rugby shirt signed by the 2018 Calcutta Cup winners team Ally McGrath of Osso, and The Great […]

Loving Our Volunteers Award

Delighted to see our lovely volunteer mentor, Tricia, presented with her Adult Volunteer – Runner Up certificate this week, following the Loving Our Volunteers Award Ceremony in Kelso last month, which Tricia was unable to attend. Congratulations to Tricia again from all at PYT; this award is very well-deserved, recognising the amazing work that Tricia […]


Loving our Volunteers Awards

Everyone at Peeblesshire Youth Trust is delighted that one of our valued mentors, Tricia Brown, received “Runner-up Adult Volunteer Award 2018”, at the recent Loving Our Volunteers Award Ceremony in Kelso. Congratulations to Tricia for well-deserved recognition of great work as an inspiring mentor!    


Localities Bid Fund

Across Scottish Borders Council region, the Localities Bid Fund is now open for voting! Anybody who lives, works or studies in Tweeddale is eligible to vote. In Tweeddale, Peeblesshire Youth Trust have joined with Tweeddale Youth Action to bid for an amazing project to support local children during transition to Peebles High School. Voting is […]


Achieve-a-Ball 2018

TICKETS NOW ON SALE! Events & Activities Our next fundraising event, Achieve-a-Ball 2018 will be held at Peebles Hydro on Saturday 28th April; be sure to clear your diary and get your friends together!