LBi – mobile, it’s personal!

At LBi’s recent Reachout event I had the pleasure of talks from Creative Director, Simon Gill, Marcus Mustafa – Global Head of User Experience Architecture and last but not least: Part 3: Ilicco Elia – Head of Mobile Whether it’s apps, maps, love texts or mum’s phone number, mobile is the platform we can’t live … Continue reading

2012 – how we delivered on our promise

EOY 2012 – Mediorite, committed to developing young people within media Tackling the root causes of youth unemployment, gang violence and knife crime we build confidence and transferable communication skills with disadvantaged young creatives to get results. Who do we work with? Last year we worked with 261 young Londoners through outreach, as trainees or … Continue reading

BBC Academy – a big thanks

Running 10 journalism training sessions for young creatives we got exclusive interviews with Rita Ora, Paloma Faith and Trevor Nelson. We co-delivered sessions with The Independent, The Daily Star, Grime Daily & Hackney Gazette that led to the brightest and the best getting published. Big thanks – “I just wanted to say thank you all … Continue reading

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.


Focused Young Individuals to you! Sienna / Shoot 6 is in the bag with Kezia and Jenkins assisting and now we’re on the look out for the perfect exhibition space or spaces.

Youth led media – what do we mean?

Mediorite runs YH Creatives, an agency made up of young people we’ve trained and developed and creative professionals. Referred through the youth offending team, job center or partner  we offer casual volunteering  opportunities on  YHWorld . Focused young creatives then progress to our 6 week training and work experience program.  Successful trainees go on to … Continue reading

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

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    Lucy Ferguson : 07968532923 : : Unit 21, Celia Fiennes House, 8 - 20 Well Street, Hackney, London, E9 7PX