Location of Repository

‘What are you doing at the weekend?’ First Impressions of an Evaluation of a Detached Youth Work Project on Friday and Saturday Nights

By Helen M.F. Jones


What young people get up to on Friday and Saturday nights is a topic which engenders moral panic amongst adults. A correspondent under the nom-de-plume „A Ratepayer‟ sent the following letter to the Manchester Evening News in 1877

Topics: H1, HT
OAI identifier: oai:eprints.hud.ac.uk:9025

Suggested articles



  1. Aiming high for young people: a ten year strategy for positive activities.
  2. (2009). Celebratory weekend of free activities 'Open' for all young people on Friday and Saturday nights." Retrieved 14/08/10, 2010, from http://www.dcsf.gov.uk/pns/DisplayPN.cgi?pn_id=2009 _0133.
  3. (2010). page 20 of 21 Reference List BBC (2010, 11/03/10). "How should anti-social behaviour be policed?". Retrieved 14/8/10, 2010, from http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/haveyoursay/2010/03/how_ should_police_tackle_antis.html.
  4. (2010). Special constables champion Cameron's 'Big Society'". Retrieved 13/8/10 from http://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article1298030/Special-constables-champion-David-CameronsBig-Society.html TYA
  5. (2008). The Gangs of Manchester. doi
  6. (2010). What is Detached Youth Work?".

To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.