Community development on Twitter follow up – @forsythiayouth at the Welsh Assembly

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In my recent blog about community development Twitter accounts in Wales worth a follow I highlighted the @forsythiayouth group in Merthyr Tydfil/Merthyr Tudful which showcases through its Twitter account the empowerment of local young people to tackle issues affecting them and their peers. One of the tweets I included to illustrate this referred to the group’s participation in a Welsh Assembly inquiry about legal highs.

It sparked a Twitter exchange (thanks to @GoodPracticeWAO!) leading @kevo_davies, Outreach Manager at the Assembly, to draw the below film to my attention

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  1. Diolch for the mention Russ! It’s great to hear some of the work that the National Assembly for Wales is doing, I love how they’re using Google Hangouts https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fomBO9zuluU.

    Cheers!

    Dyfrig

  1. 25/09/2017

    […] have shared my admiration for the Forsythia Youth Group from Gurnos, Merthyr Tydfil/Merthyr Tudful previously. So I was yet again impressed, though in no way surprised, to see the group tweet the following […]

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