What is #Bladefree?

#Bladefree is an anti-knife crime initiative to deter young people away from knife and other violent crime through the provision of diversionary activities and initiatives such as sport, music, and theatre to improve practical skills and employability. Watch our campaign video to find out more.

Knife crime from another perspective

This is Jay's story, a knife crime offender who is currently taking part in the Liverpool IOM programme. He speaks about how carrying and ultimately using a knife has affected his life.

The Guide: #BladeFree launch week highlights

In January 2020, the #BladeFree campaign was launched. We visited five local clubs to showcase the wide range of great activities on offer for young people across Merseyside. Check out ‘The Guide’s’ highlights video here:

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