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“Positive Transitions”, run by Peeblesshire Youth Trust (PYT) & Tweeddale Youth Action (TYA) will support children in the move from Primary to High School. Whilst the majority of young people within Tweeddale will look forward to starting this new chapter and thrive once they are there, transitions are tough for many and can trigger anxiety […]

Ally McGrath, of ‘Osso’ and ‘Rolamor’, supports PYT again!

Peeblesshire Youth Trust are very grateful again to Ally McGrath of Osso, Peebles, and ‘Rolamor’ sausage rolls, for donating not one but two (!) fantastic prizes for our auction at Achieve-a-Ball on 27th April 2019; the lucky winners will taste the delights of Ally’s cuisine whilst helping to support the awesome work of PYT.

Boost from Barratt Homes

PYT are very grateful to Emma Stenhouse of Barratt Homes East Scotland, for nominating the Youth Trust to receive a donation of £1000 from the Barratt Homes Divisional Charity pot, following support given by PYT to Emma’s daughter, Grace, over the last few years. This money will allow PYT to work with more and more […]

Circus Delights at Achieve Your Potential

Our young people at Achieve Your Potential workshops had the chance to hone their skills in juggling and diablo, with the invaluable guidance of Andy from TYA, who shared a trick or two! It was lovely to see our young people grow in confidence as they mastered these new skills, even PYT staff learned a […]

Summer fun with Tweeddale Youth Action

Peeblesshire Youth Trust and Tweeddale Youth Action joined forces to deliver a Transitions Programme for pupils about to enter S1 at Peebles High School. The sessions included familiarisation with the youth club at TYA, and the spaces around PHS and Peebles High Street, lots of fun and games, and of course, ice cream!

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 Loving Our Volunteers Award Ceremony in Kelso. Congratulations to Tricia for well-deserved recognition of great work as an inspiring mentor!    

Christmas Hampers 2018

The whole community came together in December to help us support a record number of families with provision of a Christmas Hamper. Thanks to the generosity of many local businesses, churches and community organisations, we were able to deliver nearly 100 Christmas Hampers to families across Tweeddale, to provide a little peace of mind over […]