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Amy Gravestock’s rendition of the Whitney Houston classic ‘I Have Nothing’ has won her the title Next Big Thing 2017.

Twelve-year-old Amy wins The Next Big Thing 2017

Amy Gravestock’s rendition of the Whitney Houston classic ‘I Have Nothing’ has won her the title Next Big Thing 2017. The 12-year-old was one of 14 acts competing at Manx charity…

Group photo of The Next Big Thing 2016 finalists

Next Big Thing 2017 to showcase Island’s top young talent

Manx charity Junior Achievement will present the Island’s top young talent in the Grand Final of ‘The Next Big Thing’ on Saturday February 4 at the Gaiety Theatre. Open to…

JA staff pictured with guest entrepreneurs Fraser Doherty MBE, Ben Towers and Zoe Jackson MBE

Junior Achievement Business start-up workshop for Young Entrepreneurs

On Monday 14 November more than 180 students attended a one day workshop at the Palace Hotel, organised by Manx charity Junior Achievement. The workshop was run to coincide with…

Britain’s number one vocal harmony group, The Overtones, will be back performing live at the Villa Marina on Saturday March 18, 2017 in aid of Manx charity Junior Achievement.

The Overtones: Back by popular demand

Britain’s number one vocal harmony group, The Overtones, will be back performing live at the Villa Marina on Saturday March 18, 2017 in aid of Manx charity Junior Achievement. Tickets…

Ghosts, goblins, ghouls – even the odd costumed-canine – gathered on Douglas promenade on Sunday October 30 to take part in Manx charity Junior Achievement Isle of Man’s Monster Dash.

Ghoulish gathering for Junior Achievement Monster Dash boosts charity’s funds

Ghosts, goblins, ghouls – even the odd costumed-canine – gathered on Douglas promenade on Sunday October 30 to take part in Manx charity Junior Achievement Isle of Man’s Monster Dash….

Collabro’s Michael Auger, Jamie Lambert, Matt Pagan and Thomas Redgrave.with Junior Achievement’s Joy Spence, Alex Day, Lisa Morris and Sue Cook

Collabro strikes the right note for Junior Achievement

Musical theatre group Collabro struck the right note with their audience at the Villa Marina, performing in aid of Manx charity Junior Achievement Isle of Man. The show, supported by…

JA staff promoting the monster dash

Ghouls, ghosts and goblins wanted for charity Monster Dash

Aspiring ghouls, ghosts and goblins are being urged to make a special appearance on Sunday October 30 when Manx charity Junior Achievement will be holding a Monster Dash on Douglas…

Students attending the Barclays open day

Junior Achievement and Barclays celebrate five years of student open days

Manx charity Junior Achievement Isle of Man and Barclays have celebrated five years of open days for high school students. Each year students spend a morning at Barclays in partnership…

Gail Yeowell, David Hester, Erica Bellhouse and Tracey Leahy.

Junior Achievement elects four new board members

Erica Bellhouse, director of Moores Management and Finance Limited said: ‘I am delighted to be appointed to the Junior Achievement board having volunteered for the charity on a number of occasions…