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Semi finals win for Alleynes Connexsus

Cora from Connexsus

Over 100 pupils from mid & north Staffordshire battled it out in the county semi-finals of this year’s Young Enterprise The programme, being co-ordinated by Staffordshire County Council helps young people develop their business and personal skills by creating their own company and products. Alleynes Academy team Connexsus  were winners from mid Staffordshire with their Smoothie Jigsaw to encourage children ...

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Zeneo, don’t get burnt again!

Zeneo Cup Handle

Are you fed up of hot drinks hurting your hand? Zeneo, are a Young Enterprise team from Alleyne’s Academy’s Sixth Form who are developing a light weight, versatile, modular hot beverage cup handle. They’re a group of 15 aspiring Year 12 students from Stone who are passionately growing their business and product while learning key skills and mind-sets while setting ...

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Alleyne’s Academy entrepreneurs ready for Dragons’ Den

Alleyne's Academy

Entrepreneurial students from Alleyne’s Academy in Stone will join youngsters from 11 other Staffordshire schools to have their ideas put to the test at a Dragons’ Den style event. Teams of teenagers from across the county are competing in the 2015/2016 Young Enterprise competition. The young people have formed their own businesses based on ideas as diverse as glow red safety patches to ...

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Video report: Young Enterprise trade fair

Young entrepreneurs from Stone and across the borough were at Stone farmers’ market on Saturday to sell the products they’ve developed and designed over the last four months. Each team hired a stall as part of the Young Enterprise Programme and were looking to sell as much as possible in order to help their team go through to the next ...

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Young entrepreneurs showcase products at farmers’ market

There will be even more stalls than usual to visit at Stone farmers’ market on Saturday 7th February as the Young Enterprise trade fair takes over Market Square. Last year the Stafford & Stone Area Board (look for them as @YEStaffordshire on Twitter) saw their fourth team in five years make the UK finals as the representative of the YE West Midlands region. Ignite, ...

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