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Hello and welcome to this 90th anniversary issue of The Journey.

In 1930, the collective will of a group of far-sighted men and women brought YHA to life. At the heart of their plans was an organisation that would bring adventure and opportunity into the lives of those who needed it most. It’s an ethos we still stand by – and today more than ever.

We’re incredibly proud of everything we’ve achieved over the past nine decades, and we’re doubly determined to make the next chapter of our story a powerful force for good.

In these pages you’ll find memories, hope, inspiration and a positive outline for the future. Happy reading!

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Articles for this edition of The Journey

The Journey: 90th anniversary
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Let’s Go

Let’s Go

Welcome to our special section for our youngest hostellers. YHA began all the way back in 1930 (the same year that Neil Armstrong, the first man on the moon, was born!), and children have been staying in our hostels ever since. In a normal year, around 400,000...

The JourneyThe Journey: 90th anniversary