We enjoyed a fantastic few days at Worcester University for the New Directions Showcase 2018 and this year it was our turn to host the event alongside NRTF (National Rural Touring Forum). After many hours of decorating, the sports hall was transformed into Worcester University’s very own ‘Village Hall’ – the area used by delegates […]Read More New Directions Showcase 2018
With Volunteers Week upon us, who could ask for a better time to celebrate the invaluable contribution that our Volunteer Promoters make to their local communities? Over the last 12 months, our promoters have held over 500 live shows and film screenings throughout Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, Rutland, Staffordshire, Warwickshire and Worcestershire. We would like […]Read More Volunteers’ Week 2016: A Big Thank You to You All
Hi all, I’m Katy, the new Assistant Administrator for Live & Local. I work full time and I’m here to support the Company Administrator, Kirsty, with the day-to-day running of the office. I am a point of contact for any Community Touring Scheme, Big Picture Show and financial enquiries and, if you call the office, […]Read More Say hello to our new Administration Assistant…..KATY!
Julia Snowdin, our Warwickshire and Worcestershire Fieldworker, has been busy recruiting new promoting groups to Live & Local. She has put together this post to tell us a little bit more about a new addition to our rural touring family in Warwickshire….. Julia: What an exciting first five months I’ve had! I’ve been to many […]Read More Ladbroke Village Hall joins the Live & Local family!
We have some exciting news! During 2015 Live & Local will be taking on the management of three touring schemes in the East Midlands. These rural touring schemes are currently coordinated by Nottinghamshire County Council (NCC); Village Ventures in Nottinghamshire, Centre Stage in Leicestershire and Lincolnshire Rural & Community Touring. NCC will maintain the level […]Read More Live & Local Announces East Midlands Expansion…
In March this year we held our annual Promoter Meetings. They are a great opportunity for the Live & Local team, and local authority officers, to meet many of the new and existing promoters. It’s a fantastic chance to share knowledge and experiences with each other and resolve any queries. These meetings are also the point in […]Read More Promoter Meetings 2014/15
The time has come again, as we approach another season full of fantastic shows, to ask the Live & Local team to pick the ones they are most excited about…. John, the leader of the team (Executive Director) has picked For Their Own Good, by Untied Artists “Having seen the first part of this show […]Read More 2014: new year, new shows!