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

FYI – what next?

The FYI trail came down yesterday ( Halloween! ), It’s finally Autumn and it’s hard not to feel a bit sad now all the excitement is over. If you missed it, shame on you – it was Marvellous! Don’t just take my word for it here’s some of the press we go  :Trend Hunter / … Continue reading

F.Y.I exhibition – you’re invited

I can’t tell you how it feels to watch the idea me and Agenda got excited about so long ago come to life. There were times I really didn’t believe it would happen. We have YH Creatives drop out, we had sponsors drop out but after months the project that started out as My Space over … Continue reading


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.

Ourspac_e comes alive

Hackney Young Photographers Assist OK so I’ve been working on the Ourspac_e photography project with Agenda for about 2 years. We came up with the idea in March 2009 as a collaborative project to capture young people in their place of meaning. We wanted to explore that time in your life when you cannon from … Continue reading

Time to Shine

132 seater cinema FULL, chicken and drinks afterwards and a standing ovation for Kayla. Photo by Agenda D1CC74BB-4B8B-2ACC-677E-C6F77978CA80 1.03.01

My Space

Public spaces can offer a meeting place or a chance to be alone and each age group have a unique way of using the space around them. Photos by Agenda retouching by The Surgery Young people in particular seem to claim an area or corner of our busy urban space to create and express their … Continue reading


We’ve got some very big, clever friends with top draw experience in media; photographers who’ve shot for the Economist, journalists with front line experience for the Guardian, designers who’ve styled the Bafta’s. We are who we are because of everyone…here: Poached Creative – a writing and design company that offers social value with communications expertise … Continue reading

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