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October 2020 Newsletter

Sue celebrates more than 25 years of keeping Plymouth fit Veteran YMCA fitness instructor, Sue Raven, was awarded her “25 Years Service” certificate at YMCA this month, recognising an incredible quarter-century of fitness instructing at our centre. Sue joined YMCA in 1995 as a member of staff, however, she had been freelancing for 5 years…
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Newsletter – 08/20

Young people from Discovery College celebrate success after a difficult year Despite a challenging few months, over 100 students from our Discovery College have been celebrating another successful year after receiving their results during unprecedented circumstances. We are very proud our young people, who after much turmoil got their BTEC and GCSE results in a…
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Welcome Back | eNews 07/20

We’re back, secure and ready to go!  It has been a long few months, but we are extremely excited to be finally opening our doors once again from Monday 3rd August. The team has been working incredibly hard these last few weeks to ensure our facility is safe for you to return and get active in…
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eNews 05/20

  Community Comes Together to Support Our Provision We have been overwhelmed by the incredible response to our emergency appeal to help our services under threat due to the lockdown. Since 26 April, you have been running, cycling, walking, skipping and more, in aid of our services – raising over £7,500 in just 3 weeks! We would like…
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Bingo Night raises over £1000 for community facilities!

On Friday 28th June over 50 people attended a charity Bingo Night in aid of improving facilities at local charity, YMCA Plymouth. The successful night raised an enormous £1028 while at the same time giving away over £1000 worth of prizes, kindly donated from local businesses. The funds raised are in aid of refurbishing changing…
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Now: Criminology, Edinburgh Naiper University

As well as helping to get a distinction when I graduated, the staff saw me through some very tough times. They inspired me and gave me realistic goals and confidence to get there, which I did. Coming to discovery college I had no plans for the future but Discovery college really made the difference and…
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