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Success4All’s 10th Summer School!

This year marked our third Summer School in the Apostolic Church, Wingrove and our 10th Summer School since 2007! We ran the Summer School for the first two-weeks of the holidays, from Monday 24th July – Friday 4th August. 78 children and young people aged 5 – 14 registered for the Summer School, with an […]

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Exciting first trip with EUROSOLE!

Our West-end Young Digital Artists (WEYDA) have just returned from an exciting expedition this month. A group of the Club members and project leaders all flew out to Dublin on the 23rd October to take part in their very first venture with the European project, EUROSOLE.   Since 2012 we have been involved with EUROSOLE, a project for […]

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Everyday Muslim: A Celebration of Muslim Heritage in the UK

WEYDA’s documentary ‘Young, Religious and Judged’ opened up an experience for the 11-16 year olds that wouldn’t have been possible otherwise. The WEYDA documentary that explores the views and opinions of different religions in the West End of Newcastle caught the attention of Dr Katherine Lloyd, a research associate for the International Centre for Cultural and Heritage […]

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January Highlights

Over the 12 teaching weeks of last term we supported a total number of 329 learners that registered with us. The young people visited a total of 2001 times over the course of the term at an average of 167 times per week. 86 new volunteers were registered and trained to become tutors in our Learning Hubs […]

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A Trio of Summer Schools

In the past, Success4All have ensured that they have run a summer school every year. Over the years the locations have changed, from our Kids Kabin Centre to Walker Technology College. This year, we aimed high, running 3 Summer Schools at Walker Technology College in the East End of Newcastle, and 2 Summer Schools in […]

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WEYDA Summer Action

This summer was the first time WEYDA held a social action project. Last Monday was the Multi-Faith Football tournament followed on Tuesday by the great Bake Off. Both days were a great success with many people from different religions and cultures came together to have fun. Monday 11th August saw the Christian Roma community church […]

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Young, Religious and Judged

This blog is given to you from one of the WEYDA group members Ali Barkat . . . We are WEYDA, a group of young digital artists aged 11-16 from Newcastle’s West End. This is our home and we all love living here, but the area has problems caused by recent feelings of hatred and […]

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The Green Festival Fundraiser

  Last weekend Success4All had the delight of attending the Green Festival in Leazer’s Park after pitching ourselves a free stall (thank you Newcastle Green Festival). We were gifted with a free stall in the information tent. Besides the major down pours on the first day and the mud bath that followed, the festival was […]

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A new community resource brought to you by our West End Young Digital Artists

At Success4All we recently celebrated the work of our West End Young Digital Artists (WEYDA). The launch took place at one of our learning hubs, Newcastle City Learning Centre, where the 11-17 year olds showcased their hard work.   The work that was being featured was their most recent project – a graphic novel raising […]

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