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Home-schooled students take their business to shoppers

Youth Enterprise tradeshow at the Darwin Shopping Centre, Shrewsbury. The e-Go team, Sophie Hatt, 15, Mirren Kemp-Walker, 14, Elliott Edwards, 16, Kyle Richardson, 14, Skye-Blue Richardson, 15and Jess Howells,14.

Youth Enterprise tradeshow at the Darwin Shopping Centre, Shrewsbury. The e-Go team, Sophie Hatt, 15, Mirren Kemp-Walker, 14, Elliott Edwards, 16, Kyle Richardson, 14, Skye-Blue Richardson, 15
and Jess Howells,14.

 

Teenagers educated at home have made it part of their “business” to go back to school.

The budding entrepreneurs have created a business around making beeswax candles, and that includes candle-making workshops which they hold in primary schools and nurseries.

e-Go is a Young Enterprise company founded by a group of home educated students based near Bridgnorth in Shropshire to supply ethical, educational and enjoyable products and services. Read full story