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 CCG - Creative Communities Group

Creative Communities Group

The CCGUK aims to empower people, locally, nationally and internationally for positive change through volunteering and community engagement. Supporting University and Community partners in a variety of activities including, the Arts, Sciences, History, Health and Social Awareness The CCGUK also supports Creative teaching as a pathway to inclusion and accessible education.

Events

Make North Opening!

Make North Opening!

Preston

Mon 15/07/2019 - Mon 15/07/2019 (Ended days)

The Pottery will be opening on July 15th and they are seeking sponsorship and business mentors for a program for emerging designer-makers. Contact CCG member Louise http://www.ccguk.org/d/Louise_Smith for more details by going to her weblink  https://www.makenorth.org/business-suppor...

Preston 10K Special Launch Event

Preston 10K Special Launch Event

Mitchell And Kenyon Cinema - UCLan

Tue 09/07/2019 - Tue 09/07/2019 (Ended days)

The Running Bee Foundation is proud to announce that this year’s City of Preston 10k will take place on Sunday 29th September. We look forward to making a difference in Preston and the surrounding area as every penny of profit from the race will go back into the local community. Our aim is ...

Preston City Mela

Preston City Mela

Preston Flag Market

Sat 06/07/2019 - Sat 06/07/2019 (Ended days)

Celebrating South Asian Arts, Music, Dance, Culture and Heritage... 11am until 4pm on Preston Flag Market and 12 noon to 2pm on Indoor Market space. Visit www.prestoncitymela.co.uk.         ...

Latest News

Midday Classical Concert - St. Georges Church - Preston - 1pm- 2pm -18/9/19

~You may think the French horn is just a simple brass instrument but there is much more to it than meets the eye.. Anneke Scott is an experienced French horn player. Her love of the instrument dates back some considerable years, she has an  extensive collection which she  speaks fondly ...

Wreath Workshop - Bistort Pierre - Preston - 13/10/19

~Summer 2019. Many of us would agree that it hasn’t been a great summer and no way near as hot as last summer. Thankfully, we’re into autumn now and that means a different appearance to the leaves and flowers as we walk through autumnal parks. You may thinking how you can get make Aut...

Classic Album Night - Tubular Bells - 8pm - New Continental - 19/9/19

~On 25th May 1973 a seminal debut album was released by an English multi-instrumentalist and songwriter. A young Mike Oldfield composed the classic, well respected record ‘Tubular Bells’. It comprised of mostly instrumental music by interestingly it didn’t gain immediate success. I...

UCLAN SU Freshers Craft And Food Fair - 11am - 4pm - 19/9/19

~Ok so you’re a new inexperienced student at UCLAN. Your course is starting very soon. You’ve got so much to learn, so many friends to make and so many parties to.. Wait! Hold it there. University is so much more than just the social side. The more experienced students are hosting an eve...

Artist In Residence:- Beata Wrobel - UCLAN - 9am -5pm - 27/9/19 - 10/10/19

~When you frequent the local cinema you’re guaranteed a number of things:- You’ll spend lots of money on tickets and food You’ll enjoy quality time with your mates or soul mate You’ll escape reality for a short time. Take the latter one into consideration. Now ...

Preston Scratch Band - Imagine- UCLAN - 11am - 1pm - 21/9/19

~Music lessons at secondary school were designed to enable the students to learn how to identify notes and potentially read music. All good in theory but when the teacher hands out instruments per table you can imagine what chaos that would bring! That was a period of our past we long to forget&n...

Mencap Pdeal To The Pier - Cuerden Valley Park - 7.30am - 7pm - 14/9/19

~As a child you can no doubt remember driving with relatives to Blackpool on a Friday evening in September to see the amazing illuminations. It was a magical experience and it was all topped off with a bag of fish and chips sat in the car at the end of the night. As an adult we may choose to visi...

Embroidery Session - Plug And Taps Venue - Preston - 2pm -4pm- 6/10/19

~Do you remember when you were at secondary school and the home economics class was so boring. Two hours felt like two years and you couldn’t wait till the bell rang for freedom. Well now you’re an adult and away from that environment you have the option of rediscovering the subject t...

Mothership - Led Zep Tribute Act - Continental - 8pm -13/9/19

~In 1968 an English rock band was formed which consisted of the following four key members :- Vocalist Robert Plant  Guitarist Jimmy Page  Bassist/keyboardist John Paul Jones  Drummer John Bonham. Yes Led Zeppelin were an immediate force to be reckoned with. Their ble...