Open/Close Menu Wigan Youth Zone is a purpose built, state-of-the-art youth facility in Wigan town centre which opened in June 2013.
01 12 '20
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Wigan Youth Zone is helping to save Christmas. With many Christmas traditions under review this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Wigan Youth Zone’s support for the most vulnerable young people and families will still go ahead! Wigan Youth Zone are planning on bringing some Christmas Sparkle to families doors by asking Father Christmas and…

27 11 '20
Comments Off on Premier League recognises Wigan Youth Zone for its impact on young people!

Premier League recognises local youth facility for its impact on young people. Wigan Youth Zone has been recognised for its efforts in helping thousands of youngsters achieve their potential after receiving the Premier League Charitable Fund’s Transformational Journey Facilitator award. As part of the Charitable Fund’s ten year anniversary awards this week (23rd-27th November), local…

06 11 '20
Comments Off on Wigan Youth Zone tackles holiday hunger

Wigan Youth Zone supports vulnerable young people and families during October Half Term. The team at Wigan Zone have reacted quickly to the news that children will be without food support this half term and asked local families who need support to get in touch. Last week Wigan Youth Zone distributed over 120 food parcels and 50…

23 10 '20
Comments Off on Staff from Wigan Youth Zone take on the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge!

A group of Wigan Youth Zone’s staff conquered the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge, raising money for Mountain Bikes to contribute their Outdoor Activities Offer. 14 youth workers took on the challenge on Tuesday 23rd of October, completing the peaks within 16 hours after battling a range of weather conditions, including completing the last mountain in…

27 07 '20
Comments Off on How Wigan Youth Zone changed the lives of young people of Wigan and Leigh.  

How Wigan Youth Zone changed the lives of young people of Wigan and Leigh.   Wigan Youth Zone opened its doors for the first time in June 2013 to give young people aged 8-19 (up to 25 with a disability) somewhere to go, something to do and someone to talk to. Our facilities are extensive and…

13 03 '20
Comments Off on It’s a lucky 7 as Lines Henry Limited raises over £7000 for Wigan Youth Zone.

It’s a lucky 7 as Lines Henry Limited raises over £7000 for Wigan Youth Zone. Wigan Youth Zone’s first fundraiser of the year was hosted by Lines Henry Limited at DW Stadium, Wigan. The fundraiser witnessed over 250 bingo fanatics play bingo with a surprise, all for a good cause. Boogie Bingo is an astounding…

23 10 '19
Comments Off on Wigan Athletic captain Samy Morsy Visits Wigan Youth Zone

Wigan Athletic captain Samy Morsy attended one of Latics’ Premier League Kicks sessions at Wigan Youth Zone. The weekly football session is for young people aged 8-16 who attend Wigan Mosque, with the visit part of the club’s equality and diversity programme Together, and in support of Kick it Out. Latics captain Morsy helped youngsters…

22 10 '19
Comments Off on New funding from The FA to give players in WYZ their first taste of Futsal

Youngsters in Wigan Youth Zone will soon be given the chance to try out Futsal for the first time thanks to funding from The Football Association (The FA). In June, The FA made £300,000 available to County Football Associations, FA-affiliated clubs, youth and adult football leagues who wished to develop either one or two new…

17 10 '19
Comments Off on Wigan Youth Zone Founder Recognised

Wigan Youth Zone Founder and former Chairman, Martin Ainscough CBE has been recognised with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the prestigious North West Charity Awards 2019. Standish born, Martin received the accolade for his relentless charity work across the North-West and especially for Wigan Youth Zone where he has invested both money and time before…

16 10 '19
Comments Off on Staff From WYZ To Take Part In ‘Tour De Youth Zone’ Next Week

The Tour De Youth Zone Team are getting ready for their epic 500 mile bike ride next week – and you can follow suit for the 1km Family Bike Ride which is to take place on Mesnes Park this Tuesday.  On Tuesday 22nd October, the cyclists will make their way through to Wigan Youth Zone,…

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