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The Well Centre Film

October 14th, 2011

The opening of the Well Centre is a historic moment, yes?  So just before the Launch we were incredibly grateful to welcome the officially amazing Megan Dragony down to the Well Centre to make a video of the journey that we’ve been on.  The Redthread Youth Panel feature prominently and you can see in the […]

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The Well Centre Launch: Youth Panel Reflections

The Well Centre Launch: Youth Panel Reflections

October 10th, 2011

After the Well Centre Launch we asked the Redthread Youth Panel to reflect on their own involvement with the project, this is some of what they had to say: Eleanor:  Discovering how passionate people are about this project, and how much hard work it’s taken, makes me realise just how lucky and proud I am […]

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Chuka Umunna Launches the Well Centre

Chuka Umunna Launches the Well Centre

October 6th, 2011

After a frantic day of furniture construction, painting, shopping and tidying the Well Centre finally launched last night as local MP Chuka Umunna came down to officially open the Well Centre.  The Redthread Youth Panel – who have been working on the project from the outset – did an amazing job running the evening and […]

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UK’s first Emergency Adolescent Service at King’s

UK’s first Emergency Adolescent Service at King’s

August 30th, 2011

In the process of designing the new Redthread website we realised that some of our previous content had got lost.  Below is a copy of a press release from September 2006 which described how Redthread Director John Poyton helped to establish the groundbreaking Emergency Adolescent Service at King’s College Hospital. 27 September 2006 – In […]

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Why the youth club mattered to me

Why the youth club mattered to me

July 13th, 2011

My friends and I used to look forward to the day when we would be old enough to go to youth club. Back then it was held in St Barnabus church and I went every week for 2 years. The reason we liked it so much was because it was a place where everyone mixed. […]

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