The launch of our new Warwickshire heritage cyber storytrail was a huge success! Friday 9 September saw St Peter’s Church, Wellesbourne packed with over 130 people for the launch of Live & Local’s new ‘Discover: Warwickshire Storytrails’ project. With the first hands-on use of the pilot ‘Discover: Chedham’s Stories’ mobile website and the premiere of […]Read More Discover: Warwickshire Storytrails
Live & Local are proud to announce our involvement in the Rural Touring Dance Initiative (RTDI), a brand new and exciting dance project bringing high-quality dance shows to rural audiences. We have completed the first three spectacular dance performances of ‘May Contain Food-May Contain You’ by Protein Dance at Manton Village Hall, Ropsley Village Hall […]Read More Live & Local roll out dance shows as part of Rural Touring Dance Initiative
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
One of our Shindig promoters, Shan, was shortlisted for the Arts Recognition Award at the annual Wychavon Community Recognition Awards that took place on Tuesday 15 March. This event gives volunteers the chance to gain well deserved recognition for their efforts in helping to make their community a better place to live and work. Shan organises […]Read More Wychavon Community Recognition Awards are a WOW!
The 2016 Live & Local Promoter Meetings promise to be better than ever! After visiting Village Ventures, Centre Stage & Lincolnshire Rural & Community Touring Promoter Meetings last year, we felt very inspired to jazz ours up a bit. This year you can expect one brilliant band performance, a thrilling theatre or dance piece, a […]Read More Coming soon the 2016 Live & Local Promoter Meetings….
Live & Local’s Development & Projects Manager, Chris Davis, and Warwickshire & Worcestershire Fieldworker, Julia Thompson, have been working since November 2015 to bring to fruition two new exciting projects for Warwickshire. We’re eager to share our news about the brilliant new projects with you and Julia has written this weeks blog post to tell […]Read More Discover our new Chedham’s Stories project…
Our latest post is brought to you from our Warwickshire & Worcestershire Fieldworker, Julia, who visited a festival in Worcestershire to see a wonderful piece of pop up performance called ‘The Whale’ as part of the Shindig scheme… This summer we had a series of special pop up events across Worcestershire as part of the […]Read More Julia’s summer visit to ‘Jonah & The Whale’ by Talking Birds……