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Instrumental Influential

This month we're looking at influential organisations that help battle challenges of the mind. Beat It Percussion does just this. For individuals with disabilities and dementia, musical workshops are run for a number of positive reasons. The verbs 'include', 'encourage' and 'eliminate' are best suited to these gatherings. Picture credit: BeatitPercussion/influential workshops     [...]

By |March 23rd, 2018|Blogs, Projects|0 Comments

Opportunity for Film Enthusiasts

For those with a passion for film and production, an awesome opportunity awaits. Creativeskillset offers training grants for those wanting to develop their creative ideas and plans. The organisation works with screen-based, creative industries throughout the UK. Their aim is to help hone skills and talent, whether it be from the classroom or boardroom, and [...]

By |March 14th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Tackling Youth Violence: Alison Cope and the Joshua Ribera Awards

Alison Cope organises awards event to recognise the achievements of young people in alternative provision settings. The Awards The Joshua Ribera awards ceremony, organised by Alison Cope is to take place on 2nd February, 2018 at the Birmingham Events and Conference Centre. It celebrates the achievements of 21 young people, aged 14 to 18. They come [...]

By |January 23rd, 2018|Blogs, Projects|0 Comments

Birmingham Weekender Needs You!

The city's biggest creative arts festival is coming back to the centre of Birmingham!   Birmingham Weekender hosts a range of social activities to appeal to the local community   Birmingham Weekender is returning back to our glorious city and they need your help to make the event an astounding success! They are on the lookout [...]

By |August 21st, 2017|Blogs|0 Comments

Six Intiatives Our Communties Can Learn From

In our next blog, Ashlee E L Roberts explores how six companies have used profound initiatives to help community relations and mind-set advancement in Birmingham   FlatPack Festival Hailing from Birmingham, the travelling festival aims to inspire audiences through the medium of performance and film. Their ethos “It’s not just a festival, it’s a state of mind” reinforces how art, [...]

By |August 17th, 2017|Blogs|0 Comments

Thank you! An open letter to all those at Simmer Down Festival ’17

THANK YOU! After the HUGE success of Simmer Down Festival 2017 we would like to say a big THANK YOU to all who made it happen. Without the hard work and dedication of all those involved we could not have pulled this off. We’re still waiting on official figures, but latest estimates suggest an audience [...]

By |July 24th, 2017|Blogs, Projects, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Caribbean Restaurants Excited About Simmer Down

With only two days left until Simmer Down Festival takes Handsworth Park by storm; our resident blogger Ashlee E L Roberts interviewed local food restaurants to gain their view on Caribbean food, The Crucial Sauce Company and how Simmer Down has revived Caribbean cultural celebration in Birmingham!     Blue Marlin Location: Perry Barr, Birmingham [...]

By |July 21st, 2017|Blogs|0 Comments

Simmer Down Festival is Back – this time it’s Crucial

Simmer Down Festival is back after a hiatus in 2016, with new partnerships and new features. North West Birmingham and neighbouring regions welcome the return of the rapidly growing free reggae and world music festival. Crucial Sponsors This year the festival is more sustainable than ever, as it has blended public and private sector partnerships [...]

By |June 21st, 2017|Blogs|1 Comment

Safer Streets – Community Care in Aston

In our this blog piece, Ashlee E L Roberts reviews the ‘Safer Streets’ presentation hosted by Reverend Desmond Jaddoo on Friday 28th April 2017.  His important speech highlights the necessary steps needed to heal Aston’s community spirit.     Christian. Muslim. Old. Young. Man. Woman. Black. White. Too often, we separate ourselves into the above. [...]

By |May 3rd, 2017|Blogs|0 Comments

Chris Green Media – The Masters of Communication

  Being a creative entrepreneur is tough.     From university halls to community centre classes; creatives are taught to perfect their craft, and in return, they’ll be equipped to run their own organization based on their art. Whilst studying your passion is vital for success, it only equates to 50% of entrepreneurship. Many creatives [...]

By |April 24th, 2017|Blogs|0 Comments