The Prince’s trust team programme is a 12 week developmental course designed to help young people aged 16-25 back into employment, education or training.

During the course the team undertake a team building residential, community project, work placement and team challenge.

Southport team 5 are currently undergoing their community project, where they are renovating the basement at the temperance institute, the plan is to transform a storage area into a games room and useable space.

The Prince’s Trust would like to thanks Christopher Purcell for organizing on the spot news (OTS) for
coming down to day (16th February 2016) to take some photos.

Christopher is a big part of team 5 he has organized the OTS for the photo shoot today and he is planning a handover on the 26th at the hall.

He has managed to get hold of MP  john pugh, Mayor of Sefton and West Lancs to open the basement on the 26th.

All welcome on 26th from 3pm  – Buffy included

ots_southport_princes-trust66 ots_southport_princes-trust55 ots_southport_princes-trust44 ots_southport_princes-trust33 ots_southport_princes-trust22Southport team 6 is due to start on may 9th, if anyone is interested in signing up they can contact Ben Duffy, Prince’s trust team leader on 07500606740 or email

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