Arts Together For Care Homes – A New Project

The project aims to give a boost to the mental and emotional wellbeing of care home residents, as well as their carers, who have all felt the impact of the constraints and restrictions imposed in light of COVID-19. Outdoor music and drama are being performed by local freelance artists at the City’s residential homes. Alice […]

Leeds 2023 Supports ‘Get it Done’

The Get it Done initiative aims to develop a network of skilled producers for the Leeds City Region. Seventeen aspiring producers from across Bradford and Leeds districts have been selected to take part in the 15-months’ long training project. It’s a timely investment, as Leeds 2023 is planning its landmark year of culture and the […]

Awesome Merchandise to Launch a Grant Scheme

Awesome Merchandise is celebrating its 15th birthday in the true spirit of community – introducing schemes to bring together and support local businesses, creatives and artists. With a customer base of over 97,000 (including the Brudenell and designer Drew Millward) Awesome Merchandise is also introducing a staff voucher scheme. Luke Hodson, Founder of Awesome Merchandise […]

A Free Guide to Support World Suicide Prevention Day

Yorkshire-based wellbeing specialists Champion Health have released a free guide to mark Suicide Prevention day on 10 September. The guide provides advice on supporting someone with suicidal thoughts and goes some way to dispel some of the myths surrounding suicide. Entrepreneur Harry Bliss launched Champion Health in 2018, offering evidence-based workplace health programmes, offering a […]

Searching for Yorkshire’s Best Photography

At the beginning of August, Club Insure launched its search for the best photograph to represent Yorkshire. The closing date for submissions is 31 August. Entries for Yorkshire Portraits must represent communities and clubs in Yorkshire. Winners will feature in a digital photography album, with a view to producing a print version to raise money […]