YMCA Fairthorne Group News

Community News

February 1st, 2017

Take a look at whats on in your local area at our Community branches, from mum and baby yoga to our toy library. There is something for everyone, have a look at our February Newsletter today.

YMCA Winchester

February 1st, 2017

On Friday 27th January 2017, YMCA at St John’s House on The Broadway closed following a strategic review of operations. We made the difficult decision to cease hospitality operations, which has resulted in the closure of our café and the community and commercial hire of the Assembly, De Winton and Bevero rooms. The closure will […]

Member’s Events 2017!

January 5th, 2017

Our member’s events for 2017 are now available to view. Please note each event is now only available for booking 4 weeks prior to the event date. For more information on our member’s events please click here.

Incident from 2012

November 28th, 2016

We have released two statements today regarding an incident that occurred at Fairthorne Manor in July 2012. Burma Bridge statement Statement for Fairthorne Manor Nursery parents (updated 23/12/16) Statement for school & group leaders (updated 23/12/16)

Give as you Live!

October 14th, 2016

Give as you Live! Take part in the Give as you Live campaign. Raise FREE donations for us just by shopping online. Yes it is that is easy all you need to do is shop online! A percentage of every pound you spend online will be donated to us when you shop www.giveasyoulive.com/join/ymca-fg Best thing […]

Walice Christmas Card Competition

October 3rd, 2016

Walice Christmas Card Competition 2016 Our friend Walice the Fox needs your help. He wants to send all his friends a Christmas card from the YMCA. Can you help him design the front of his Christmas card? We will be selecting 1 winner who will get their card printed and 10 runners up who will […]

YMCA Walkers take steps to help those in need

September 22nd, 2016

A team of over 30 walkers trekked 14 miles to raise money for a local community charity supporting children, young people and families in need at home and abroad on 11th September. The annual Walk the YMCA Way, organised by YMCA Fairthorne Group which is based across Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, meandered from […]

Schools and Groups New Brochure 2016!

August 25th, 2016

***New Brochures 2016*** Are you planning a planning a visit, a school or group looking for your next adventure. Look no further, here at the YMCA Fairthorne Group we have a package to suit you. Choose from one of our locations and take a look at our new brochures for 2016: Fairthorne Manor 2016 Brochure […]

YMCA Community Branches: A ‘Tea-rific’ Time Had By All at Our Afternoon Tea Fundraisers!

August 15th, 2016

Tuesday 9th and Thursday 11th August 2016 Thank you to all those who supported our Afternoon Tea Fundraiser Events that took place last week at our two newest YMCA Community Branches: YMCA Woolston, and YMCA Community Library, Weston. Last week marked the well-anticipated National Afternoon Tea Week, an annual event celebrating what is arguably one of […]

Festival Fun for Young Carers 2016

August 11th, 2016

Festival Fun for Young Carers Young carers from across the country came to the Young Carers Festival hosted by the YMCA Fairthorne Manor, near Botley for some much needed fun, respite and freedom. The gathering is the world’s largest for children and young people with a caring responsibility. Started in 2000 by the YMCA and […]