Youth events for Jed, Kelso

THE community learning and development department of Scottish Borders Council is holding two youth promotion events next month.

Advice organisations represented will include LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) Forum, Penumbra (mental health) Youth Project, Face2Face, which offers counselling on alcohol and drug misuse, and the Violence Against Women (VAW) Partnership. Sports and arts groups, Army and Air Cadets, and voluntary sector representatives will also be on hand to give details of local opportunities and activities for young people.

The events will take place in Jedburgh Town Hall on October 7 and Kelso Tait Hall on October 28 from 6.30-8.30pm. For further information, contact Holly Finlayson on 01573 228960 or 07500 991908.