Entries by The Boathouse Youth


The Boathouse Youth is absolutely delighted to announce that London based grant-making organisation The Henry Smith Charity has issued a grant of £90,000 over 3-years towards the employment costs of the General Manager thus securing the position. Laurance, GM, whose position involves raising the operational running costs of The Boathouse Youth in addition to overseeing the […]

Thank You Sainsbury’s !

The Sainsbury’s Local store on Whitegate Drive, Blackpool have donated £200.00 worth of Giftcards to The Boathouse Youth as part of their corporate and social responsibility. The store manager heard about the work of The Boathouse Youth from one of our volunteers, Peyton, who is also a Sainsbury’s employee. Peyton thinks very highly of The […]

Golden Wedding Celebrations raises money for BHY!

The Boathouse Youth would like to give its heartfelt congratulations to John & Wendy Anyon who celebrated 50 Years of marriage on Friday 8th January 2016. John & Wendy are loyal supporters of The Boathouse Youth. Their journey with The BHY spans back to the very beginning when we lived at St. Peter’s Church. They’re […]

BAE Tuck Shop donates £250!

A big thank you to staff at BAE Systems in Warton who have used their charity tuck shop! BAE at Warton have a tuck-shop which donates its profits each month to a charity that has been nominated by an employee. We were nominated by BAE employee Sarah Hulme who is also a long-term supporter and […]

Christmas Party Raises £2.5K

The Boathouse Youth owes massive thanks to David & Sharon Haythornthwaite and the guests at their Christmas Party which was held on Sunday 20th December 2015. Sharon telephoned BHY and suggested she ask guests to make a small donation towards our charity whilst at her party. Sharon initially anticipated that she would raise between £300 and […]