The Creative Doodle Book Project

Bradford’s Mind The Gap Theatre Company has partnered with York St John University to develop a creative, hands-on resource. The joint digital arts ‘Creative Doodle Book’ Project is destined to support community groups and give vulnerable and marginalised people access to the arts and to creativity. Matthew Reason, Professor of Theatre & Performance at the […]

Help to Raise Smiles This Christmas

Candlelighters, the Yorkshire-based charity for children with cancer and their families, is asking people for some help for Christmas. The additional stresses this year have been overwhelming for some families, who have had to cope with changing hospital practices and government guidance, and often more financial pressure. Candlelighters has not hesitated to continue to offer […]

Spire Leeds Hospital Staff are Lending a Helping Hand

In the run up to Christmas, the staff from Spire Leeds Hospital are helping the Leeds North and West Food Bank to make sure local families have enough food. Every Friday, the staff are packing food parcels, organising deliveries….whatever tasks are needed. Tabs Chaudhary, one of the volunteers: “We are living in unprecedented times with […]

Possible All Along – an Exhibition by Disabled Artists

Possible All Along, an online exhibition of the work of 13 artists, was launched to mark International Day of Disabled People. The artists’ work includes photography, painting, sculpture and video, and manages to engage everyone with pieces which are in turn joyful, complex, thought-provoking and reflective. They have each commented on their work, offering insight […]