In celebration of International Women’s Day on Monday 8th March, we’re sharing our top picks of films with feminist themes, strong female leads, female directors and women’s stories. You’ll also find information about our next Big Picture Show Online screening, a free dance show from Rural Touring Dance Initiative and a whole host of free films from our friends over at WOW Film Festival.



Lockbusters brings free film to Warwickshire communities.  What is LockBusters? LockBusters brings films into local communities in a safe way for free. A main contact ensures that DVDs are passed around rural communities in Warwickshire and viewers share their thoughts on the DVDs with others via a community notebook and the official LockBusters website – lockbusters.uk […]

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Winter Warmers: Pubs, Poems, Positivity

Live & Local celebrates pubs and poetry through creative partnerships with INN CROWD and Pub is the Hub. Featuring a poet from the West Midlands, the Winter Warmers campaign offers hope and entertainment to pubs and their communities around the country through regional poetry, while the INN CROWD residency sees a community poet collaborate with punters on a poem honouring their beloved Warwickshire pub.

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100 Years

Since Live & Local’s humble beginnings in the 1990s, we have grown to work with over 280 Village Halls and other community venues across the East and West Midlands. Today we celebrate 100 years.

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