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City Year UK Holds Service Day to Give Back to the Local Community

City Year UK brought together volunteer mentors, staff, alumni and supporters for a Service Day on Saturday the 2nd of March.… Read more ›

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Applications are open for the City Year UK leadership development programme

We’re recruiting the next cohort of passionate and resilient 18 to 25*-year-olds who will give a year to tackle educational inequality across London, West Midlands and Greater Manchester.… Read more ›

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David Blunkett calls for national Government programme of full-time volunteering

Call follows a report showing full-time volunteering would net the UK economy up to £119m

The Rt. Hon The Lord David Blunkett is leading calls for Theresa May to invest in a national programme of full-time volunteering for young people. … Read more ›

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Broadcasting legend goes back to the classroom

Veteran journalist Sir Trevor McDonald OBE, and a Trustee of leading City Year UK supporter The Queen’s Trust, visited Sebright Primary School in Hackney on Tuesday 17th January.… Read more ›

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It’s time for us to rediscover our national character

Sophie Livingstone, City Year UK’s Chief Executive, Co-Chair and Co-Founder of Generation Change, and a Trustee at Royal Voluntary Service, writes for Clore Social Leadership.… Read more ›

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