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Saltire Summit Award for Youth Media Member

A member of shmu’s Youth Media Team has been awarded the Saltire Summit Award.

Robert McDonald joined shmu through the Youth TV Project back in October 2012 and has been volunteering ever since through the Youth Radio Project, a stint as our Tilly Talks presenter and now regularly covers Breakfast and Cruise Control shows when needed.

Date added: 09/02/2015

Yasmin's Top 40 Review

Yasmin’s Top 40 Review

Currently the UK top 40 has some good tunes! Here’s just some of my reviews of the top songs!

Number one: Uptown Funk. Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars. We never knew Bruno would get so funky – 10/10. This song has been a non-mover for 8 weeks

Date added: 03/02/2015

Game reviews 101:Civilization V

Today we will be talking about another popular game…Civilization V.


Date added: 03/02/2015

Join a School Choir

Extra-curricular activities can help you in many ways and teach you valuable skills that you otherwise wouldn’t learn in school, and this is especially true with school choirs. Do you wish to become a singer when you’re older? Well joining a school choir is a great way to achieve that dream.

Date added: 03/02/2015

Cloud's talk - Bullying

We all have been a victim of bullying, whether or not we liked it. Everyone was ether a bully or bullied by themselves and sometimes you don’t really notice that you are bullying someone. I used to be bullied because of my weight and it didn’t really feel great.

Date added: 03/02/2015


I do cheerleading and hip hop. I like doing dancing because it gives you something to do and to meet new people. I think it gave me more things to do instead of staying at home and doing nothing.

Date added: 03/02/2015


Snowboarding originated from skiing, surfing, skateboarding and sledging. You can do snowboarding on a vendex, alpine and snow. The first piece of evidence of a snowboard was in the 1910’s. The snowboards back then were wooden planks with fishing strings and horse reins. Modern snowboarding began in the 1965.

Date added: 03/02/2015

Youth Media Update

The Youth Media Team are back after the Christmas break. Here's some information about what the different groups have been up to.

Date added: 16/01/2015

Youth Journalism Group

2015 sees the launch of shmu's brand new youth journalism group. They will be out and about, covering stories for the shmu website and each of the community magazines. Watch this space for updates on what they are up to. The group have already started working on articles which will be included in the spring editions of the community magazines.

Date added: 07/01/2015

Youth Media Comics

The youth journalism group attended a workshop with a graphic novelist and illustrator on Saturday the 29th of November.

Lukasz, Fern, Yasmin and Connor attended the workshop at Central Library which was run by William Goldsmith as part of Book Week Scotland.

During the two hours the group were given a character to draw and developed a story around this character.

Date added: 02/12/2014