YH partners with the BBC

This summer Poached Creative and YH World will be working with the BBC Radio 1 and Radio 1Xtra Academy to help young people gain hands-on experience in writing, graphic design, photography, illustration and social media. Our journalism sessions are part of an exciting programme of broadcasts, celebrity appearances, Q&As and workshops at the Hackney Picturehouse … Continue reading

End of Year – 2011

End of Year report. Why & how we were brilliant in 2011 Mediorite committed to developing young people within media Through our actions 139 young Londoners made leaps towards their creative career and connected the community with their news stories to reach 120k other young people a month How we make a difference in our … Continue reading

YH! Relaunch

It’s felt like the longest time coming but we’ve now got a great new website. Massive, 50ft thanks to Phil Reeve the developer and also David Packe for the design, Ed Goldswain for the spec, Micheal Pearson for support and hosting.

YH Creatives update

We don’t talk about our successes enough so here’s an update on some YH regulars : Akilah – got a job at The Voice! Jenkins – got a job as a runner @ a TOP EAST END AD AGENCY!!! Kayla – came on Future Jobs Fund, directed her own short film Hackney Hounds and went … Continue reading

It’s as easy as 1,2,3

It’s as easy as 1,2,3 Just came back from a great Writing for the Web workshops at Change Makers and wanted to share some of the top tips the crew took away from the day. Compelling Content 1. Media rich : Make your as media rich as possible with photos, video and links. This goes … Continue reading

YH Creatives

Get their first brief – check it out HERE

2010 The Score

It’s been one hell of a year and in case you’ve been wondering what we’ve been up to I’ve put it into the 12 days of Christmas for you! Feel free to sing in your head – or out loud! 1 awards 3 qualifications 5 young people supported to win £26k funding 8 employed or … Continue reading

Communications for the ‘Big Society’

Having spent all day with The Media Trust debating the matter and more importantly trying to understand the opportunities to little old me I thought I’d share the topline with you: Big Society – Small government : A government sea change shifts us away from national and towards local control. We ( the voluntary sector … Continue reading

Rich Mix event provokes and inspires

Rich Mix event provokes and inspires By Cissy Baillie Cheers and laughs are not what you might expect to hear coming from a darkened cinema at an event about knife crime. But the full house of energetic young people playing PlayStation3 on the cinema screen were part of a social experiment making a serious point. … Continue reading


We’re here! We’re in the VIP area and Ellie Goulding just signed a Hackney Hounds postcard. Who would of thought it, we’re with the artists right next to the Tango stage. It’s AWESOME!!! Seen loads of people and everyone looks famous plus we got freebies from the Sugar magazine girls and Tom Deacon from the … Continue reading

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    Lucy Ferguson : 07968532923 : lucy@mediorite.co.uk : Unit 21, Celia Fiennes House, 8 - 20 Well Street, Hackney, London, E9 7PX