CYZ fun run

It was the community sporting event many feared would never happen…. But against the odds the Carlisle Half Marathon, 10km, and Fun Run went ahead as planned on Sunday 15 March 2020, giving hundreds of enthusiastic competitors what may be their last chance for months to enjoy a community running event that took them through the... Read more »

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Massive thanks to Saint & Co

Thank you so much to Saint & Co for this fab fundraiser on 6 March 2020,  celebrating International Women’s day  So pleased to use #IWD to raise £350 for Carlisle Youth Zone – a safe place for opportunity and challenge for all young people. Today, 6 March 2020,  we celebrate women and girls, but we encourage all young... Read more »

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Patrons Celebration Event

On Wednesday 26th February 2020, CYZ welcomed 66 very special people & businesses along to an exclusive event marked to celebrate a major milestone for Carlisle Youth Zone. Businesses from across the City stood shoulder to shoulder in support of CYZ. These people not only help to keep the doors open, but they ensure some... Read more »

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CYZ hosts New Year Honours

Forget the New Year’s honours list, a city youth zone has set up its own honours to celebrate the tireless work of their patrons and supporters. The inaugural Carlisle Youth Zone honours list has recognised four patrons who have each brought something different to the work of the youth zone and the lives of the young people... Read more »

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CYZ choir perform at the Tithe Barn

AN EVENT held by Armstrong Watson to thank clients for their support over the last 12 months has been hailed a success. The annual event held at the Tithe Barn in Carlisle on December 19 saw more than 120 people join together for festive drinks as well as entertainment from Carlisle Youth Zone’s choir. Stephen McCullough, business development... Read more »

Amabassadors Businesses Xmas Fundraising

Carlisle Youth Zone Ambassadors are asking local businesses to follow their lead in donating sums of money to CYZ instead of delivering traditional Christmas cards and corporate gifts. The Ambassadors’ businesses (Cumberland, Baines Wilson, Dodd & Co, Liberty Work and Leisure, Thomas Graham and Cumbrian Properties) are each donating the money to the CYZ Christmas... Read more »

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Tour de Youth Zones

And they’re off Carlisle – Croydon 500 mile bike ride 🚴🏻‍♂️🚴🏻‍♀️ The group will make a Pitt stop at each Youth Zone across the country, covering a huge 500 miles in only 5 days, before reaching the final destination at Legacy Youth Zone in Croydon on Friday 25th October 2019. If you could spare a few... Read more »

Great North Run – running for CYZ

CYZ had some fabulous runners who completed the Great North Run on Sunday 8th September 2019, with all their donations going to Carlisle Youth Zone. Among the runners were Lynsey Buckle and her team from Carlisle Youth Zone, Michelle Moffat, Martha Winn and Emily Robson – all of whom crossed the finish line in South... Read more »

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The Italian Job

The Italian Job’  is about a gang of criminals stealing gold in Turin. Two Carlisle businessmen are driving hundreds of miles to the film’s locations with a very different motive. Paul Rheinbach and Angus Grant will drive to Italy in a Mini Cooper similar to the three which were used as getaway cars in the... Read more »

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Carlisle Half, 5k & fun run Sunday 1st September

The race started from CUFC Brunton Park at 9.15am on 1st Sept #CYZfamilyFUNrun Kingmoor Park Carlisle Half The Gilhooly brothers smashed the Carlisle Half CYZ fun run 🙌🏻 #FunRun Well done boys, you were incredible & we’re so proud of you ☺️ Huge thank you to Kingmoor Park for sponsoring the race and donating the tickets 😍 IM Events Superstars 🤩🤩🤩 #FunRun2019 Well done... Read more »

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