Secret City Blog

Thu 05 Feb 2015

Taking a break from the workshops, over 30 participants from the Secret City attended 20 Stories High's production "Black" at the MAC on the 4th of February. The powerful play... Read More

Wed 07 Jan 2015

No sooner are we back after the New Year, and we are straight into workshops for the Secret City. We held a great workshop with Rathbone, and members of their Youth Forum. It was amazing of the MAC to provide us with the Den as a venue for the workshop, giving the participants the opportunity to... Read More

Sat 20 Dec 2014

Our last workshop of 2014 was held in Rathcool Community Centre, where we met members of their newly formed Youth Forum. It is great to have them on board, especially as they have a number of other projects that they are participating in, including an upcoming trip to Poland. Despite the wet... Read More

Tue 25 Nov 2014

At tonight's workshop, the young people of Inner East designed a tour of their area, bringing us to places that had a significance to them as individuals, amongst their peers and their wider community. These have all been included on our twitter account, under #thisisourbelfast
We are... Read More

Sat 15 Nov 2014

Following meetings with community workers in Glen Parent Youth Group, workshops have kicked of with young adults from Lenadoon in West Belfast. The workshops are being run in the new centre, which has undergone massive redevelopment, previously being an abattoir! The centre is a hive of activity... Read More

Fri 17 Oct 2014

We are in full flow with our next Community Engagement Project, “The Secret City”, with workshops happening across Belfast. This Youth focused project collaborates with a number of organisations including Inner East Youth Project, Hosford House, Springboard Opportunities, Rathbone, Mountcollier... Read More