Posted in April 2013

Opportunity: Christmas Craft Fayre in Trowbridge

The Civic Centre, Trowbridge is starting preparations for 2013’s festive period. Their annual Christmas Craft Fayre will be running in November and is set to be the biggest one yet. If you are interested in having a stall (they provide 6ft or 10ft tables) then email Carl Triggs on carl.triggs@trowbridge.gov.uk for more details. Last year bookings … Continue reading

Job: Freelance illustrator for Youth Music document

Youth Music are looking for a freelance illustrator to create a cover image for an important fundraising document they are producing. If you are interested, please visit Youth Music’s website  or send your portfolio and quote for the work to comms@youthmusic.org.uk by Friday 3rd May

Networking/Opportunity: Swindon Artists Forum

Swindon Artists Forum is a group of artists all living within 20 miles of Swindon. It aims to encourage and promote all artists in that catchment area, which includes a number of locations in north Wiltshire.  The group is open to all artists over the age of 18 and every artist has the opportunity to show and sell … Continue reading

Guest Blog: Roland Challis talks about the rewards of Salisbury Playhouse’s Mind The Gap

Guest Blog: Roland Challis talks about the rewards of Salisbury Playhouse’s Mind The Gap

Older age is sometimes a lonely place, and for that reason it can be consoling and rewarding to return to earlier reaches, filling gaps, refreshing memories, reinterpreting and discovering both old and new perspectives. Not just nostalgia for nostalgia’s sake. For more than 2 years now Salisbury Playhouse has been vigorously exploiting the rich resource constituted by … Continue reading

World War One: A role for the arts

World War One: A role for the arts

The Centenary years of the First World War offer a unique opportunity for artists to take a leading role in exploring the complex social and political history of conflict. The national history of the war will be told through broadcast media whilst the local stories will be uncovered by community projects and individual research; the personal stories of … Continue reading

Funding: Small Grants for Carers

Funding: Small Grants for Carers

Do you have an idea for a project or activity to help unpaid carers in your community, but need funding? Small grants (up to £5,000) are available to get you started. For further information contact Maria Keel, Senior Commissioning and Contracts Officer on 07500 099652 or email maria.keel@wiltshire.gov.uk The next deadline for applications is 30 … Continue reading