Carrot & stick

By Tim Burke |

07 January 2003

The new minister for young people is promising to provide significant extra resources for the youth service. But there is no such thing as money for nothing, as Ivan Lewis makes clear in an exclusive interview

Numbers game: suicide

By PJ White |

07 January 2003

A striking difference between suicide rates of young men and young women has emerged over the past 25 years.

Project notes

07 January 2003

What is it: Artreach, a programme by youth advice centre B76, run by Barnardos in Hartlepool.

Connexions has released a cinema advertisement that aims to draw peoples attention to its services. But has it got what it takes to persuade young people to go and give it a chance?