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2012 incident – statement

In July 2012 a child visiting with a group was involved in an incident on the ‘Burma Bridge’ activity and was admitted to hospital. The actions of the YMCA staff and the attending emergency services resulted in...
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#IAMWHOLE campaign launches – Rob’s story

Young, hungry, fat, broke and homeless, my mental state was at a real all time low; I was extremely depressed and had nowhere to live.Rob Chase As a very young child I thought it was fun to misbehave in s...

Play Park

We are delighted to announce that our new Play Park is now open at Fairthorne Manor.  The new development is the result of match funding from BAE Systems and Splash Projects, who spent 3 days const...

New Astroturf Pitch

September saw the Grand Opening of our new Astroturf pitch at the YMCA Newtown Youth and Community Centre. Kindly funded by SUEZ Communities Trust, visitors to the inauguration enjoyed a 60 person football t...

RSPCA and Fairthorne Manor

As part of our ongoing partnership with the RSPCA, we recently welcomed 4 ducklings onto the lake at Fairthorne Manor. We try to rehome as many wild animals as possible, Fairthorne Manor is set in 111 ac...
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YMCA East Anton

YMCA East Anton We are proud to announce that our YMCA East Anton Nursery and Community Centre is now open.  The nursery provides high quality care and early years education for children aged 0-5 years...
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Bursary success

This summer, YMCA Fairthorne Group bursary supported:  70 Daycamps 5 days of additional needs support 130 bus journeys 30 packed lunches 8 family holiday places ...
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Incident from 2012

In July 2012 a child visiting with a group was involved in an incident on the ‘Burma Bridge’ activity and was admitted to hospital. The actions of the YMCA staff and the attending emergency services resulted in...
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Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan Our Strategic Plan is now available to view. Have a look at how the YMCA Fairthorne Group is planning, inspiring and changing to benefit the community around us. Download a copy of our S...

YMCA staff scoop community award

Two YMCA staff have been recognised for more fantastic work in their local community. Sharlien Kennedy and Billie Murphy from YMCA Newtown Youth & Community Centre in Southampton were commended for their...