Vice Chair represents at Youth Parliament of Pakistan’s conference

Dartford Youth Council Vice Chairman Ricky Taing was privileged to have been invited to the Youth Parliament of Pakistan’s International Youth Parliamentary Conference, to discuss the current humanitarian crisis in Kashmir as well as talking about the role of young people during the COVID-19 pandemic. With over forty other guest speakers present, outspoken youth activists,Continue reading “Vice Chair represents at Youth Parliament of Pakistan’s conference”

Elections 2019-2020

Dartford Youth Council’s first meeting of this academic year welcomed new members from across the borough for their executive committee election, offering seven senior positions including Chairman, Vice Chair, Secretary, Treasurer, Web Administrator, PR Officer and Events Officer. The meeting opened with a welcome from former Vice Chair Tom Gebbett where all new members hadContinue reading “Elections 2019-2020”

Try Angle Awards 2019

The Dartford Youth Council has been honoured for its benevolent work at the annual Try Angle Awards Ceremony at Princes Park, Dartford FC. The awards were introduced in 1994 to raise the profile of young people in the community who really TRY, often with little or no recognition, to do their best. Over the pastContinue reading “Try Angle Awards 2019”

The Chairman-Elect’s Civic Reception

Secretary of the Dartford Youth Council and Spirit of Try Angle Award finalist was invited by the Chairman of Kent County Council, Cllr Ann Allen MBE to perform at the reception of her Civic Reception. Those present include the Lord Mayor of Canterbury as well as the mayors of other districts, the Deputy Lieutenant StephenContinue reading “The Chairman-Elect’s Civic Reception”

Spirit of Try Angle 2018

By Ricky, Secretary Twenty-four finalists from this year’s Try Angle Awards were awarded prizes in recognition of their hard work and commitment at the Ashford International Hotel in the Spirit of Try Angle Awards celebration evening. Various dignitaries and sponsors attended such as Bill Butler, who created the awards in 1994 to raise the profileContinue reading “Spirit of Try Angle 2018”

Cooking Masterclass at DSTC

By Ricky, Secretary Supported by the community chef, Dartford Youth Councillors had a go at making their very own sweet and sour chicken noodles! It was a great dish for all of the youth councillors to cook as we all had a different ability level in cooking. After making the food, we had the opportunityContinue reading “Cooking Masterclass at DSTC”

Try Angle Awards 2018

By Ricky, Secretary Some of Dartford’s most inspirational young people were presented with a range of awards from a project by Kent County Council at the Bridge 4 Young People. The Bridge 4 Young People is a youth hub where young people can socialise, and have fun! They have a wide range of activities suchContinue reading “Try Angle Awards 2018”