Guest bloggers

Volunteers, young people we work with, people who support our campaigns and policy write about a wide range of subjects related to young people.

Showing 11 to 20 of 92 articles for Guest bloggers team
young girl looking up to camera
Professor Tess Ridge gives her view on the issue of childhood poverty and what can be done to address it
14 January 2014
Children's Society shop in Burnham-on-sea| Photograph © Children's Society
Young volunteer Ismail talks about his experiences as a volunteer in a Children's Society charity shop
07 January 2014, 1 comment
Boy sitting on the ground
Primary school pupils Alasdair, Dan and Bethany talk about what they learned the day a Children's Society volunteer speaker visited their school
06 January 2014
Snowy landscape
Author Janet Morley writes of a classic poem that reveals winter in a way few paintings of its time do not
24 December 2013
Children attending a Christingle service
Hear the heartwarming story of how Christingle is being passed on from generation to generation at St Mary’s Church in Market Drayton.
23 December 2013
Green road signs
A reflection on the importance of patience and concentration required to see what matters
23 December 2013
Table lamp on wooden floor
The author alters a room's lighting and leads us to reflect on darkness and light
22 December 2013
See below for cartoons of the Christingle
Cartoonist Dave Walker playfully draws the Christingle in its traditional form and in a handful of alternate styles
19 December 2013
Samantha Morton and the 'Safe at Christmas appeal' logo
Actress Samantha Morton supports our Safe at Christmas appeal. Will you?
17 December 2013
landscape of sunrise
Listen to author Pádraig Ó Tuama's read his poem 'Rejoice!'
17 December 2013