Up to 700 refugees will be made homeless and destitute in the UK each week, many of them young people, as a result of legislation passed by the Government on 8 January, according to charity Refugee Action.

A new charitable trust to be known as The YPN Foundation is to be created, following the relaunch by Haymarket Publishing of Young People Now as a weekly title.

David Blunkett announced a new drugs strategy in December last year. What is he saying this time?

Last word

By Michael Bracey |

08 January 2003

Even busy youth workers make New Years resolutions, but they are not easy to keep. Michael Bracey offers some worth sticking to

Young adults are being warned not to gamble with their sexual health. It is part of an advertising campaign by the Department of Health (DoH).

Three universities have been jointly commissioned by the Department for Education and Skills to carry out an evaluation of the Connexions service.

Communities of Youth: Cultural practice and informal learning

The Chief Scout, George Purdy, has congratulated the sometime Scout Leader who last week became the youngest person to trek to the South Pole.