Rural Youth

The Rural Youth seminar held at the Plymouth University, Babbage Building, Drake Circus, Plymouth on the 11 June 2013

Presentations were as follows:
Naomi Tyrrell (Plymouth University) - Rural Realities: Challenges for Young People Living in the Countryside

- Presentation Abstract

- Mike Leyshon (University of Exeter) - Revisiting ‘A Place to Hang Out’: 12 years of Survey Data on Rural Youth Lifestyles
- Naomi Griffith (Director CIC & independent consultant) - Minehead EYE project
- Chris Ranford (Fisheries Community Animateur, Cornwall Rural Community Council)
- Getting Hooked: Supporting Young People to pursue a Career in Fishing

Breakout sessions: 

Group Discussion notes from AM and PM sessions

Articles and accompanying materials:
Michael Leyshon & Hannah White (University of Exeter, Rural Youth Project) - Returning to ‘a place to hang out’: Leisure behaviours, experiences and expectations of rural youth in Somerset 1998-2011


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