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St Werburghs Art Trail is looking for volunteers

St Werburghs Arts Trail 2019 is looking for volunteers to join the committee and make the event as vibrant as usual and maybe a bit more! The fields you could get involved in are: PR / communication / media / promotion social media brochure/design fundraising venue co-ordinator webmaster workshop co-ordinator music If you can see yourself in any of these roles or have some specific idea and would like to contribute in

Celebration of International Women's Day at St Pauls Learning Centre

Have you ever been interested in meeting 4 of Bristol’s 100 most influential women? Then this is the event for you!   Solon South West Housing Association, United Communities and SARI (Stand Against Racism and Inequality) are organizing an exciting event in celebration of this year’s International Women’s Day. This is a great event for our staff, residents, Board members and anyone else who is interested in the experiences of

Fairlawn Primary School Winter Fair

There is some great community project work for display, art work from Michele Curtis and some of M Shed’s ‘Somalis in Bristol’ exhibits have been loaned for display too. Plenty to see as well as the usual mince pie and a glass of mulled wine! Including: Shining Lights Community Arts Project, Choir & Singing, Christmas Wreaths, Cakes & Mince Pies, Hot Food, Mulled Wine & Local Ale, Christmas Stalls and Games! 1st

A chance for young people to take over the Arnolfini

  If you’ve ever wanted to get in the spotlight, this is your chance to do so. Kickstart your creative career, upgrade your profile, Instagram follows, and make your mother proud! Creative Youth Network offers 16-25 year olds the once in a lifetime opportunity to audition your individual talent in their super show. Whether a poet or a DJ, a dancer or a comedian, they want to hear from you. The young stars will

WW1 Remembrance @St Pauls Library

St Pauls Library, in common with other libraries, wants to mark the Centenary of the end of the First World War. They are looking to put on display copies of mementos that local families may have from the First World War. This could be copies of letters, diaries, photos, pay books etc. that  have been handed down from generation to generation. In addition, if you have any family stories that

The Old Scholars Project uncovers First World War stories of St Werburghs

St Werburghs Community Centre have been telling us all about a new project they are leading with help from the Heritage Lottery Fund to commemorate and uncover stories of the First World War in St Werburghs… This year we are leading a project called The Old Scholars – Lost then Found First World War Stories of St Werburghs. We are grateful to the Heritage Lottery Fund’s (HLF’s) First World War

Urban Word Collective goes from strength to strength

  Eshiva (Love.Light) Wright tells us how Urban Word Collective has gone from strength to strength… “From strength to strength we like to think,” as Urban Word Collective (UWC) continue to build a reputation and further establish our cause- that of raising the profile of the Lyrically Justified platform; the anthologies and it’s diversified contributors, interlinking safe environments and collective consciousness.  Lyrically Justified (volume 2) was officially published late 2017 with support of ACE, Ujima Radio, BBC

Be a part of an exciting new BBC adventure series!

You could be a part of an exciting new adventure series on he BBC. Wildflame Productions is currently looking for families to apply to take part in a new series where they will step back in time to 1906 to form a traditional fishing community on the rugged Welsh coastline. They are looking for a diverse range families from all backgrounds to come together an live like our ancestors did

Inside St Pauls Learning Centre: The Makershed

St Pauls Learning Centre was transferred to the Ethical Property Company in 2015 and is now going from strength to strength. We have an inspiring range of classes, workshops and courses happening in 2018. We have organisations who are based here who are offering interesting artistic and creative courses, as well as tutors who hire the spaces on a sessional basis to offer activities. What SPLC offers is a range

Bristol Pound Design Competition 2018

Competion opens 22nd January and closes 22nd February Five years on from the launch of the Bristol pound, the UK’s first city-wide currency, we’re getting ready to redesign our paper Bristol Pounds once again. To do this we’re inviting anyone who lives, works or learns in Bristol to submit designs and images for the third edition of Bristol’s money, which will be released in June 2018. There have been two