Get Creative Festival

Call for events: Get Creative Festival, May 2020

10 February, 2020 - 17:10


Get Creative Festival, a UK-wide celebration of cultural activities in communities, returns from 9-17 May 2020, and a call for events has been announced.

Whether you're an arts organisation or a community group, you can...

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Stepping Up leadership programme for BAME and equality groups

20 January, 2020 - 15:00


Do you know a BAME or equality group that would benefit from a leadership programme? 

Stepping Up is all about increasing diversity in...

Notice board in St. Jude's, Bristol

The Year of Can Do 2020: Inspiring community kindness in Bristol

11 December, 2019 - 11:07


Bristol City Council and a range of organisations from the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) sector have teamed up to make 2020 the Year of Can Do - a year-long programme inspiring community involvement and acts of kindness across the city.

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Sustainable food actions for climate

More than 50 organisations pledge to make Bristol a Gold Sustainable Food City

4 December, 2019 - 12:15


More than 50 local organisations have signed up to Going for Gold: a campaign to make Bristol a Gold Sustainable Food City for its commitment to tackling food waste, promoting food equality and getting people to eat ...

Community Asset Transfer of public toilets

Rare opportunity for Community Asset Transfer: former toilets in Avonmouth

25 November, 2019 - 17:05


A block of disused public toilets in Avonmouth is available for Community Asset Transfer (CAT) bids, where community groups have the chance to manage and run a property to benefit local people.

The toilet building, at the edge of Avonmouth Park on Avonmouth Road, is a single-...


Nominations open for the Voscurs – Bristol’s social impact awards

24 October, 2019 - 17:22


The 2019-20 Voscurs, Bristol’s social impact awards, are now open for nominations.

This is your chance to nominate a group or individual for their hard work since January 2019. There are seven categories...

Fair Saturday 30 November 2019 Bristol

Fair Saturday is back – register your community event now

3 October, 2019 - 18:09


Fair Saturday, a celebration of community organisations and culture in 180 cities around the world, returns on Saturday 30 November 2019, and Bristol is taking part once again.

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Interventions/2 exhibition by Yoko Ono and domestic abuse victims at Georgian House Bristol

Next Link and Safe Link service users in Yoko Ono exhibition at Georgian House Museum

26 September, 2019 - 17:42


A new exhibition at Bristol’s Georgian House Museum by world-famous artist Yoko Ono will also include statements from 115 service users of Next Link and Safe Link, to raise awareness of domestic violence and sexual abuse.


Arts organisations report

Report on the value of arts and culture in building communities

23 August, 2019 - 15:13


Arts Council England has released a report on the value of arts and culture in place-shaping, which has demonstrated that arts and culture can help build communities and increase wellbeing.