WATCH: Take a sneak peek inside HideOut Youth Zone

We were delighted to welcome the young people’s development group to HideOut on Friday 7th August to show them the finished Youth Zone for the very first time. From branding to staff interviews, the young people’s development group have played a vital role in the Youth Zone’s development over the past 2 years. Become a... Read more »

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Update: Resident’s Open Day

Due to changes to Government guidance regarding COVID-19, we have taken the decision to postpone the local resident’s open day due to take place on Saturday 8th August. Protecting the health and wellbeing of young people, employees, volunteers and the wider community is our primary focus. We apologise for any inconvenience caused and will be... Read more »

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Podcast: What Manchester Taught Me with Bruntwood

The latest ‘What Manchester Taught Me’ podcast is now live with special guest Kate Vokes, Director of Social Impact at Bruntwood. ‘What Manchester Taught Me’ is a youth-led podcast series which allows listeners to get to know the charity’s supporters, delve deeper into their ties to Manchester, uncover their tips and tricks for success and... Read more »

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The Manchester Ball raises £53,000 for Manchester’s young people

The annual Manchester Ball took place on Friday 8th November, supported by local businesses, and the professional community. The Manchester Ball is an independent fundraising dinner which donates 100% of its proceeds each year to a local charity to help with their excellent work. 2019 marks the 32ndAnniversary of The Manchester Ball, during which time, it... Read more »

This Is Manchester Award ambassadors discuss what makes Manchester special on new youth-led podcast series

This Is Manchester Awards Founder Ziara Siddique, TV host Jenny Powell and The Social PR agency owner Scott Thomas are the latest guests to be interviewed by young people on HideOut Youth Zone’s new podcast series ‘What Manchester Taught Me’. On the brand-new episode, Ziara, Jenny and Scott discuss their favourite places in Manchester, their... Read more »

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Manchester business leaders to be quizzed by local young people for new podcast series

Manchester business leaders, including serial entrepreneur Fred Done, are set to reveal their secrets for success and how they have been influenced by the city of Manchester in a new podcast series hosted by local young people. ‘What Manchester Taught Me’ is a brand-new series developed by youngsters who are assisting with the creation of... Read more »

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Young people continue their collaboration with Manchester based Forever Agency

Young people from Manchester have continued their collaboration with award-winning designers, Forever Agency, to create a series of eye-catching hoardings which are situated around the new Youth Zone site in Gorton. After revealing the new name and logo for HideOut Youth Zone earlier this year, their latest collaboration with Forever Agency includes the unveiling their... Read more »

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‘HideOut’ revealed as the official name for East Manchester’s £6.6million Youth Zone

HideOut Youth Zone was revealed as the official name for East Manchester’s £6.6million Youth Zone by young people at a brand reveal on Thursday 21st February. Working in partnership with Manchester based ForeverAgency, local young people created the name, logo and brand identity East Manchester’s new Youth Zone, set to open in Gorton in Spring... Read more »

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Young people celebrate as planning is approved for East Manchester Youth Zone

Young people from East Manchester are ecstatic to hear that planning approval for their brand-new £6million Youth Zone has been granted.

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