Category Archives: UCD

Thanks for your support at UCD

       Thanks to everyone who sponsored Universal Children’s Day and came down to Pop Brixton. Celebrating youth diversity and identity, we heard from 2 of the poetry competition winners; Riley Bo Russell who read her winning poem ‘My Story’ and Abi Forrest, the runner-up with ‘Never Irreparably Broken’. Performances on the day from Ellesha Ross […]

Press Release – UNIVERSAL CHILDREN’S DAY WILL BE POPPING IN BRIXTON

UNIVERSAL CHILDREN’S DAY WILL BE POPPING IN BRIXTON   To commemorate Universal Children’s Day on 20th November, Youth in Excellence will be hosting a free arts and performance based event at Pop Brixton, Lambeth. (49 Brixton Station Road, London SW9 8PQ) Youth in Excellence, a London-based social enterprise, ran a competition for 11 to 19-year-olds […]

A serving of Brixton Soup Kitchen at UCD

We’re delighted to announce that Universal Children’s Day will be hosted by the dynamic duo Solomon and Mahamed of Brixton Soup Kitchen. Solomon and Mahamed seen here with Joanna Lumley Brixton Soup Kitchen is a grassroots organisation helping homeless people and Londoners in need. It was founded by Solomon Smith, a youth worker and lifelong […]