Aspley Bingo Extravaganza Show!

We had a blast! On Saturday 28th July at 5.30pm and 7.30pm, we thoroughly enjoyed the final show for our Three Doors Down project, based on people’s stories and memories of Minver Crescent and Aspley Estate.  Huge thanks to all those involved over the last 6 months in gathering and telling their own stories; being […]

Three Doors Down – 28th July 2018

Over the last six months, Excavate Theatre Company have been busy gathering stories about Minver Crescent from the people who live there.  Come along to the final event, when writer Andy Barrett and filmmaker Graham Elstone, will be sharing some of the stories, memories and films they have been gathering.  The evening will be a […]

The Princess and the Pea – at ACTC!

University of Nottingham’s Lakeside Arts are coming to Aspley this week! They are bringing a charming and beautifully quirky dance theatre adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen’s The Princess & The Pea to ACTC on Thursday 31 May – with two performances at 10.30am and 1.30pm! This is a Wheee! on Tour performance, part of Nottingham Lakeside Arts week-long […]

Aspley Sewing Workshop is back! Fridays, 10am-2pm at ACTC

We’re super delighted to announce that the Aspley Sewing Workshop is returning to ACTC on Fridays from 10am – 2pm every week! The project was established in February and ran for an initial 8 weeks with the wonderful Kim Errington from Make to Make, funded by the Aspley Ward Councillors and Near Neighbours fund. ‘Near […]

Minver Crescent Nosh Up

We are delighted to invite all those who have been sharing stories with Andy Barrett over recent months to come together for an evening of food and storytelling at ACTC, Minver Crescent! Come along to hear some of the tales you’ve been telling him… and find out how you can get involved in the next […]

Three Doors Down, Project Launch Day

Join us on Saturday 10th March, from 11am – 3pm, at Aspley Community and Training Centre (ACTC) to share local stories, photographs and record yourself! Download a pdf version of the leaflet

Family Art Day: Aspley Sewing Workshop

What an amazing start to our new Aspley Sewing Project. Huge thanks to Kim Errington and Jo from Make to Make for transforming ACTC into a hive of activity – with amazing resources, bags and bags of cloth and sewing machines galore! Thank you to all the wonderful people who came along to take part […]

Aspley Sewing Workshop – bringing people together

We are super excited to be launching a new Sewing Workshop at Aspley Community and Training Centre. Women of all faiths, cultures and backgrounds are invited to come along and meet Kimberley Errington, from Make to Make, who will be facilitating this new weekly group on Thursdays from 10 – 2pm from 1st February 2018. […]

Three Doors Down – a new project for 2018

Over the next six months Creative Nottingham North (Rebalancing’s creative neighbourhoods project) is going to be working with community theatre specialists Excavate on a new project for Minver Crescent called Three Doors Down. Excavate make exciting, funny and unusual theatre shows that tell the stories of local communities across the East Midlands. They’ve worked with […]