Aspley Sewers and Lakeside Arts, Red Riding Hood!

Our wonderful sewers from Aspley are working with Lakeside Arts to create some beautiful beanbags for the interactive children’s gallery, in preparation for the Christmas production of Red Riding Hood! With many thanks to Cllr Patience Ifediora, Aspley Ward Councillor for all her support! Sharing skills, ideas and working with textile designer Anna Wickramasinha to pull […]

Aspley Sewing Workshop – Fridays 10.30am-1.30pm

Aspley Sewing Workshop began in February this year, thanks to a Near Neighbours grant with the aim of bringing people together from different faiths and backgrounds to enjoy sewing, learn and share skills using a sewing machine and develop friendships with other women locally.  Kimberley Errington from Make to Make facilitated the sessions for 8 […]

Bulwell Connectors at Nottingham Contemporary

The Bulwell Connectors had an after-hours tour of the current exhibition at Nottingham Contemporary this week!  This marked our 1st anniversary as a group of local arts connectors, and was also an opportunity to thank artist Gillian Brent who has supported the group over the last year.  Gillian has provided inspiration and creative activities at […]

Bulwell Connectors – trip to Chris Campbell Design studio

The Bulwell Connectors are a group of local residents and arts champions. Together they scheme, plot and plan to bring more art to Bulwell… and enjoy getting creative and going on trips to explore the arts scene in Nottingham and further afield.  On 30th July 2018, a number of Connectors went along to meet Chris […]

Bulwell Connectors collaborate!

The Bulwell Connectors is a monthly meet-up for local artists and residents who are, or want to be, art champions for their area. Meeting on the 2nd Tuesday of the month, the Connectors are a positive and supportive group who want to see more art within Bulwell – both participatory opportunities for people of all […]

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 […]

Applications open for BFI Film Academy, 16-19 year olds

Broadway is working with the BFI’s Film Academy Network as a regional delivery partner for the seventh time and is offering 20 young people aged 16-19 with a passion for film the opportunity to be part of the UK’s future film industry. Over the twelve-week programme, participants from across the region are supported by industry […]

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 […]

Yarnbombing in Bulwell!

I love this photo of April Towriess and Nicola Curzon! Two of the fantastic women who are making Bulwell Arts Festival such a raving success, bringing colour and life to venues across town and joy and smiles to peoples’ faces! Check out some of the photos from the first few days of Bulwell Arts Festival […]

Bulwell Arts Festival, 7 July – 14 July 2018

The Bulwell Arts Festival brochure is ready! Download it here: BAF2018 Brochure Come along to the Craft Fair on Saturday 7th July at Tesco and the wonderful Eco Art event at Bulwell Forest Community Garden – a wonderful start to a fun-filled week! There’s a fantastic music programme, an amazing exhibition at Riverside and a […]