Posted in May 2013

Opportunity: Tutor Wanted – Box Art Group

Tutor Wanted – Box Art Group Box Art Group meets weekly on Tuesdays 14.00 – 16.00 during term time in the Selwyn Hall,  Box, near Corsham. Its objective is to encourage its 20 adult members to be creative. The tutor is primarily there to help and guide individuals, set and critique projects and give occasional … Continue reading

Funding: For projects in rural England

Funding: For projects in rural England

The Leche Trust The Leche Trust has announced that the next deadline for applications to its grant making programme is the 20 August 2013. The Trust makes grants for charitable purposes, in particular for the furtherance of education or academic research and the support of the National Trust and the preservation of rural England, and financing … Continue reading

Funding: For digital projects that support arts therapy

Funding: For digital projects that support arts therapy

£100,000 Fund Launched for Digital Projects that Support Arts Therapy Creative England and NHS England have launched a new initiative which will support development projects that use digital technology to give young people being treated for cancer and other life-limiting conditions the chance to explore their creative potential as a catalyst for healing and personal … Continue reading

Funding: Nesta Crowd Funding

Funding: Nesta Crowd Funding

Working the crowd In December of last year Nesta hosted a half-day event that explored the current state of crowdfunding in the UK and the potential for this new way of financing projects to grow over the coming years.  One of the main things we took away from the day was that there was significant … Continue reading

Artists in the archives

Artists in the archives

The Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre has a wealth of unique material relating to the First World War; this includes war-time diaries and personal letters, sketchbooks and postcards, as well as official documents and records. Within this material reside fragments of personal stories and insights into the human experience of the war. On the 24th … Continue reading

A major boost for small businesses in rural Wiltshire

A major boost for small businesses in rural Wiltshire

A major boost for small businesses in rural Wiltshire! The Enterprise Network (TEN) initiative is a positive collaboration between Swindon & Wiltshire LEP and Wiltshire Council.  TEN is a major new project to create a network of business incubators and work spaces across Wiltshire and Swindon. In taking a new approach to rural economic development TEN … Continue reading