We use cookies to enhance your visit. By continuing to browse you are agreeing to our use of cookies.       About Our Cookies right arrow     Accept and Hide cookie policy

Donate to the Fixers Charity
21.4k
image
image
image
image
image
image
image
image

Press Releases

This area is for members of the media looking for news about Fixers.

 

We have an enormous resource of stories about young people doing amazing things from all around the UK.  We can supply Fixers to talk articulately about a huge range of issues affecting young people – from tough subjects like abuse, drugs and crime, to things that are relevant to all of us such as the environment, healthy living and employment.

Here you can find our latest press releases.  Elsewhere on this site you can meet Fixers, read about the projects they’ve undertaken, and see the resources they’ve created.

 

If you need any more information, interviews or higher resolution pictures, please contact any member of the Comms team direct, or call our switchboard on

01962 810970 or by e-mailing communications@fixers.org.uk

 

Please see our Terms & Conditions for guidelines on the use of any material from this website.

873 search results
1 2 3 4 ... 88 Next >
Southampton man makes powerful film warning of online predators pretending to be gamers.  section

Southampton man makes powerful film warning of online predators pretending to be gamers.

A gaming enthusiast from Southampton is encouraging youngsters to beware of sexual predators when playing online.

Date:    Download PDF

Teenager who grew up in care shows that you can make a success of your life regardless of where you come from.  section

Teenager who grew up in care shows that you can make a success of your life regardless of where you come from.

Tolu is showing that anyone can make a success of their lives with hard work.

Date:    Download PDF

Embrace your differences urges Bridgwater campaigner section

Embrace your differences urges Bridgwater campaigner

A Bridgwater man is campaigning to encourage other people struggling with their mental health to accept themselves for who they are.

Date: 21st Nov 2017    Download PDF

Young female plumber from Yorkshire creates campaign urging women to work in construction  section

Young female plumber from Yorkshire creates campaign urging women to work in construction

26-year-old Lysette Hacking is a level 3 qualified plumber. She has won numerous awards for her plumbing, but feels that because she is female, she was discriminated against when she was looking for a job. She wants to level the playing field and get more women to pursue careers in construction.

Date: 19th Oct 2017    Download PDF

Powys woman wants people struggling with school stress to speak up.  section

Powys woman wants people struggling with school stress to speak up.

Bethan wants young people to be more open about their emotions.

Date: 19th Oct 2017    Download PDF

Portstewart group warn of alcohol dangers with powerful film. section

Portstewart group warn of alcohol dangers with powerful film.

Dylan and his team warn of alcohol dangers with a short film.

Date: 18th Oct 2017    Download PDF

Young people from Ledbury make a film to encourage elders in their community to take them more seriously.  section

Young people from Ledbury make a film to encourage elders in their community to take them more seriously.

Nicole Barrow and her team want more respect from elders in their community.

Date: 18th Oct 2017    Download PDF

Brave Bristol student launches leaflet to raise awareness of fibromyalgia, saying: 'Even putting on makeup can be agony"  section

Brave Bristol student launches leaflet to raise awareness of fibromyalgia, saying: 'Even putting on makeup can be agony"

Kelsey raises awareness of Fibromyalgia

Date: 18th Oct 2017    Download PDF

Young woman with dual heritage shows that having more than one culture doesn’t make you less British. section

Young woman with dual heritage shows that having more than one culture doesn’t make you less British.

Zahra Dadd encourages people with more than one culture to embrace their heritage.

Date: 18th Oct 2017    Download PDF

Young Carlisle man launches powerful autism awareness film section

Young Carlisle man launches powerful autism awareness film

For most people, having a simple chat is effortless and enjoyable – but not Andrew Hughes, 24, from Carlisle. That’s because Andrew suffers from autism spectrum disorder (ASD), which affects communication and social interaction. He's created a short film to raise awareness of the condition.

Date: 17th Oct 2017    Download PDF

1 2 3 4 ... 88 Next >

Fixers is a project of the Public Service Broadcasting Trust, funded by the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund, and featured on ITV.

Charity No 298643    Company No 2194957