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Student Council Elected
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Pupils at Llantwit Major School have been busy nominating themselves to be part of school council and become form reps. Pupils have now been elected and are looking forward to holding their first school council meeting later this month. Election winners are published below!

PYA Cwrt Y Vil MUGA Survey
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The survey that PYA created for the Cwrt Y Vil MUGA was completed 58 times. PYA also collected a further 300 ‘dream MUGA’ designs from the year 7 Stanwell students at the Stanwell Teambuilding day in June. Here are some of the results from the survey: How Often Do You Use the Cwrt Y Vil […]
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Youth Homelessness Task Group
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The Spring 2021 term saw the formation of a new participation project including existing Youth Cabinet members whilst also welcoming young people from across the Vale to take part. The objective from the group has been to raise awareness of youth homelessness, specifically hidden homelessness. A number of task group meetings have been held where […]
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Llantwit Youth Council – Period Poverty Campaign!
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Summarising our Period Poverty Campaign.. Campaign information & recruitment video: Our Period Poverty campaign began in June 2018 when Cllr Jane Norman of the Llantwit Major Town Council approached LYC about a new Period Poverty scheme developed by the VOGC. The scheme entailed all schools in the Vale being provided with a certain amount of […]
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LYC Period Poverty Campaign – Pack Distribution:
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30.06.2021.. The first time we had met face-to-face since February 2020. We met up, we caught up and we had some fun, completing our Period Poverty Campaign. The Period Poverty Campaign Ambassadors dropped packs off to several organisations/business’ in Llantwit Major. These including, SPAR, Health Conscious, Llantwit Town Hall & Llantwit Leisure Centre. We’re also […]
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Cowbridge School Council
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Pupils from Cowbridge School Council had a meeting with Sally Holland, the Children’s Commissioner for Wales before they broke up for the summer holidays. , The video produced showcasing some of the school council’s work was was shown to other schools present at the meeting on ZOOM. The video was created by Little Voices,  as part of […]
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Summer of Fun – Rights Ambassadors
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It’s been a busy summer half term for our Vale Rights Ambassadors as they took part in Children’s Commissioner for Wales #SummerOfFun Mission. Members started the summer term by taking part in our first outdoor face to face team building session at Porthkerry Park. We had the opportunity to take part in a number of […]
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Llantwit Youth Council – Period Poverty Campaign Promotional Video!
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The members of Llantwit Youth Council have worked together to develop a short promotional video for their Period Poverty Campaign. You can watch the short video below. The short video gives a brief summary on period poverty in the U.K., how our campaign started, what is in our sanitary packs & how we are going […]
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Project Zero Focus Group
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On the 26th May, members of Penarth Youth Action, Llantwit Youth Council, Rights Ambassadors, Youth Cabinet Youth Homelessness Task Group and the 18+ youth club, all took part in a focus group about Project Zero! Project Zero is the Vale of Glamorgan Council’s response to the climate change emergency.  Project Zero brings together the wide […]
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Cwrt Y Vil MUGA Task Group
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PYA members had their first face to face task group in May! It was so nice to see everyone and catch up after so many digital meetings and task groups! We used this task group to visit the Cwrt Y Vil MUGA. This was really helpful as some of us had never been to the […]
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PYA Team Day
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On April 31st, PYA celebrated our hard work over the last year by taking part in a virtual murder mystery session! Most of our work last year was done digitally on the Cyberbullying Awareness Campaign and the Cwrt Y Vil MUGA survey, we thought it would be interesting to try a digital team day too! […]
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Rights Ambassadors News
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Vale Rights Ambassadors have continued to meet digitally via Microsoft Teams. Over the last two months we have had three meetings and we also held a team building murder mystery activity too, to celebrate our achievements over the last year. During our meetings we have completed Welsh Governments Children’s Right Scheme 2021 consultation, we have […]
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