Promising modern pentathlete supported by Fund

The Lord Lieutenant’s Fund For Youth awarded £1,000 to Charlotte Hicks at its recent Grant Panel to support training and competition costs. Charlotte is a 15 year old Cornish athlete who competes nationally in the modern pentathlon.  The modern pentathlon,

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Abigail brings home the medals

Abigail Birch is a very inspirational young lady and at the age of 14, with her exceptional talent in athletics specialising in javelin. Abigail was selected as part of the GB Team to take part in the World Dwarf Games,

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Place at European Tour tournament for golfer supported by LLFY

The Lord Lieutenant’s Fund for Youth is applauding the progress of young golfer Emily Toy.  The Fund supported Emily in 2016 to enable her to have a fitted set of golf clubs, essential to her progressing to the highest level

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Bronze Medal in London Mini Marathon for young athlete supported by The Lord Lieutenant’s Fund

Penzance based sixteen year-old Grace Brock stormed to a Bronze Medal in this years’ London Mini Marathon.  As part of the event set on the streets of the capital,  young elite athletes from across the country race over shorter distances

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Talented Cornish young people receive funding

The Lord Lieutenant’s Fund for Youth provided support amounting to £10,700 in its April funding round to twelve of Cornwall’s most talented young people.  The Fund supports individuals who have already shown great promise but who need additional resources to achieve

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Lord Lieutenant’s Fund for Youth supports young musician

Cathryn Nuta from Launceston has been awarded a grant of £750 from The Lord Lieutenant’s Fund for Youth. Cathryn plays the piano and recorder, but specialises in playing the tenor horn. At the age of 14 years she passed her

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Gifted young people receive funding in October

Five gifted young people received a total of £4,584 from The Lord Lieutenant’s Fund for Youth – Young and Talented Cornwall in October. The fund is managed by the Cornwall Community Foundation (CCF) and the most recent beneficiaries included a

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Rio 2016 medalists Helen Glover and Melissa Reid

The Lord Lieutenant’s Fund for Youth – Young and Talented is very proud that the fund supported Rio 2016 medalists Helen Glover and Melissa Reid at the beginning of their careers. Helen Glover, ranked the number 1 female rower in

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10th Anniversary of the Lord Lieutenant’s Fund for Youth

The Duchess of Cornwall met recipients, donors and friends of the Lord Lieutenant’s Fund for Youth at a reception at the Duchy Nursery near Lostwithiel to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the fund. Launched by the then Lord Lieutenant of

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Lord Lieutenant’s Fund for Youth supports talented violinist

Georgia Ellery from Penzance is a violinist, playing since she was 5 years old. The lord Lieutenant’s Fund for Youth awarded her £500 towards a new bow. “My new bow is wonderful, and I have also been fortunate enough to

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