Thrive Leys Competition

These photographs have been taken by young people living in the Blackbird Leys area of Oxford as part of the annual Leys Young Photographer of the Year Competition organised by Thrive Leys (formerly the Leys Youth Programme). Thrive develop young leaders to bring hope and lasting change to disadvantaged communities in Oxfordshire and its extensive youth mentoring programmes have been supported by St Michael’s and All Saints’ Charities for a number of years.