Tagged with Creative

Networking: The Culture Café Chippenham

The Culture Café Chippenham returns on Friday 27 September 2019 between 5-7pm in The Cause Venue auditorium. The first café evening will give you the chance to network, make some connections with other local practitioners/groups, share ideas and talk about the future focus of the group. Future evenings on the last Friday of the month … Continue reading

Survey: The Big Conversation 2018

Survey: The Big Conversation 2018

Last year Voluntary Arts ran their first large-scale survey to gauge the scale, mood, ambitions and needs of the voluntary arts sector. This research was extremely insightful and played a vital role in helping them to evidence the wants and needs of the sector, as well as giving them a clearer picture of how best support grassroots creative groups. So, they are doing it again. … Continue reading

Epic Award open for nominations

Epic Award open for nominations

Entries have opened for the Epic Awards 2018! The Epic Awards are an annual chance for your creative group or project to be recognised for the incredible work you’ve done over the past year. Applications are simple and straightforward. This is your chance to have your creative group or initiative recognised with a moment in … Continue reading

Survey: The Big Conversation 2017

Survey: The Big Conversation 2017

The ‘voluntary arts sector’ – those millions of people who regularly participate in creative activities across the UK – is made up of people from all walks of life and all parts of the country. They have different needs, concerns and ambitions. Their local infrastructure, politics and communities vary considerably from one place to the … Continue reading

Resource: Creative activities in prisons

Recommendations made by the National Criminal Justice Arts Alliance for prisoners to have access to creative activities have been taken up by HMIP in its criteria for appraising and inspecting prisons and custodial institutions. The guidelines expect that prisoners are encouraged to engage in creative activities to promote learning and boost employability, to improve health … Continue reading