We’re delighted that the Leicester Young Ecology Adventurers has been shortlisted as a finalist for these awards.

Here is a reminder of the details for the event itself:
Location: ICC, Broad Street, Birmingham B1 2EA

Date: Thursday 20 September 2018

Doors open: 7pm

Carriages: 10.15pm (approx.)

Dress code: Smart/suit with tie

I look forward to hearing from you.
Kind regards,


Justine Lee

Brand Consultant

T: 07917 804550

E: Justine.lee@canalrivertrust.org.uk


What is Leicester Young Ecology Adventurers?
SOCOPA has received funding from the National Lottery to create a programme for Somali young people aged 11-14 in Leicester.
This is the first programme of its kind in England and it will provide opportunities for young people to:

  • Learn how to canoe with professional tutors

  • Experience the outdoors, including the wildlife and ecology of rivers and canals

  • Receive an Award if they complete the course

  • Learn new skills which will help in science, history and geography at school

  •  Build their confidence, teamwork and communication skills