Tagged with Wiltshire

Opportunity: Ridgeway Farm public art project update – early days and still opportunities to get involved

Opportunity: Ridgeway Farm public art project update – early days and still opportunities to get involved

We mentioned in July that this project was underway following Wiltshire Council Arts Service securing a commitment from Taylor Wimpey through the planning process to deliver a public art  project that would engage the local community. Residents of the Ridgeway Farm and Purton Community are invited to get involved and work with local artist Melissa … Continue reading

Funding: Wiltshire & Swindon Cultural Education Partnership Open Fund – Round 1 recipients announced and Round 2 coming soon

Funding: Wiltshire & Swindon Cultural Education Partnership Open Fund – Round 1 recipients announced and Round 2 coming soon

The Wiltshire & Swindon Cultural Education Partnership (W&SCEP) was delighted to award five projects in Round 1 of the Open Fund; supporting schools to develop exciting and vibrant cultural education activity for pupils. These Round 1 projects are taking place between September 2019 and July 2020, and have enabled schools to lever their own funds which have not previously been used for cultural activity. The … Continue reading

Training: Safeguarding for Music Leaders

Training: Safeguarding for Music Leaders

This CPD session from Wiltshire Music Connect explores safeguarding and child protection directly in context with leading / teaching music with children and young people – whether in or out of school settings, and including private music teaching at home and leading music projects in the community. The session is aimed at independent / freelance … Continue reading

Funding: WRM bursaries for young musicians

Funding: WRM bursaries for young musicians

The Wiltshire Rural Music (WRM) provides bursaries and financial assistance for musical families who may need help with music tuition and related expenses. This is available to all children residing in Wiltshire. More details online.

Funding: Wiltshire Music Connect Development Fund

Funding: Wiltshire Music Connect Development Fund

This fund is to help you meet the cost of trying something new or extending your existing music provision, skills and experience. We can support Participatory activity or projects for children / young people Professional development / training (CPD) for professional music leaders / teachers Who can apply? Organisations and schools can apply for up … Continue reading

Funding: The #iwill Youth Social Action Fund

The #iwill fund is open to community groups that will promote volunteering, fundraising and campaigning amongst young people aged between 10 and 20 (25 years for young people with disabilities). Grants are available to support one off events or projects for 12 months which aim to create opportunities for young people to develop their potential … Continue reading