Young people help tackle child sexual exploitation

Young people in Plymouth have been working alongside police and other agencies to design a new child sexual exploitation awareness campaign. The results of a two-year collaboration will now be rolled out across the Devon and Cornwall Area. The National Citizens Service (NCS) worked with the Plymouth Safeguarding Children’s Board, police, and city partners including…

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You vs Train – More Than a Campaign

The EFL Trust is working with local communities to help tackle increasing numbers of railway risk takers. Argyle Community Trust have delivered the railway safety lessons across Devon and Cornwall since the end of June, working with over 529 young people and their teachers. The ‘You vs. Train’ campaign was launched last year by the…

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First Staff Conference a Success

Argyle Community Trust staff from across Devon and Cornwall came together at Bicton College in Exmouth for their first staff two-day conference between Monday 2 and Tuesday 3 September. The conference was an opportunity to reflect on the excellent work of the Trust in their communities as well as helping to inspire community staff as…

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School Children to Get on Board with Mayflower

Argyle Community Trust is gearing up for the Mayflower 400 commemorations taking place in the city during 2020 by stimulating and coordinating a year-long calendar of sporting activity. A key feature of this activity calendar is the newly titled ‘Sporting Voyage’ educational programme which is aimed at Year 5 and 6 children initially, during the…

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Fit and Fed Holiday Club

Plymouth City Council, Argyle Community Trust (ACT) and CATERed have teamed up to beat holiday hunger, isolation and inactivity that children could experience during the summer holidays. Argyle Community Trust will be hosting a series of events over the 6 weeks where children are able to make new friends, get active and be fed a healthy lunch.…

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Girls Post 16 Education Programme

If you want to roar like the Lionesses and choose sport as your career, you can! We still have places for our Girls Post 16 education programme working with City College Plymouth. Apply and go in for an interview. You can look around and meet the staff and see if it feels right for you.…

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Grand Opening of £2.5m Manadon Sports Hub

New Manadon sports facilities to support 30,000 taking part in physical activity a year A new multi-million-pound sports hub in Manadon, Plymouth which is expected to support 30,000 people taking part in physical activity a year opened on Friday (28 June). The facility which includes a floodlit third generation (3G) artificial grass pitch (AGP), one…

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International Experience for Cornwall’s U15’s

Cornwall Centre of Excellence U15 players experienced international play at a recent youth football tournament in Spain. The East Mallorca Cup saw teams from all around the world come together to compete and challenge themselves, playing and learning from each other to ultimately better their experience and performance. The team faced opposition from clubs such…

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We are all Argyle

A message for our Community Team Ahead of the Thomas Westcott Cup Final against University of Plymouth, Manager Derek Adams and Midfielder David Fox have a message for the Community Trust team. Kick-off: 7:15pm Coach Rd, Newton Abbot TQ12 1EJ Tickets available on the gate Adults £5 Concessions £3 Family tickets £13 (2 adults, 2…

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Clubs Unite for EFL Day of Action

More than one million people are now participating in football-led community programmes and activities every season All 72 EFL Clubs will come together on the same day for the EFL’s Day of Action to demonstrate the positive impact football can have in changing young people’s lives. From Plymouth to Peterborough and Sunderland to Southend, on…

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