Community and Families Employment Project Outreach at The Somerville

Employability And Education

As 2019 started, so did the Ready 2 Work service, an Information And Guidance (IAG) service to assist young people with their decisions to move into work, training and education. Get started: be ready to learn, work and earn. fill in the registration form and he will be in touch. You can come and drop in […]

Bicycle Project Community and Families

About the Bicycle Project

Helping local families get on their bikes! The project encourages young people and their families to cycle as a regular mode of transport and for leisure. To help them do this skills, facilities and resources are provided including: • Cycling safety theory classes: Participants learn road safety rules; includes hazard perception exercises. • Maintenance theory […]

Community and Families Men In Sheds

Men In Sheds

The men in sheds project is run by JOY – Just Older Youth. The project is based in a fully kitted-out workshop in the grounds of the Somerville adventure playground. “Shedders” can start their own projects, join in making things with other “Shedders” or create things for the community. Activities include: woodworking–inter-generational skills sharing – […]

Community and Families Mosaic


An art mosaic project for adults meets at Somerville every Wednesday. The group spends one term learning the skills and techniques of this ancient art resulting in an individual piece of work. Results are fantastic with all students completing unique designs of outstanding quality.    Students then work collaboratively with the mosaic tutor on large […]