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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

New Year\'s Eve Spectacular

New Year's Eve Spectacular

Southbank Centre

Mon 31/12/2018 - Mon 31/12/2018 (Ends in 43 days days)

Dance through the decades in one unforgettable night at an iconic venue. We take over four floors of the Southbank Centre to create an experience like no other, celebrating 8 decades of music with live bands, DJs, cabaret, dance lessons and entertainment over 5 themed clubs and 7 bars.   Fo...

Public Lecture: Nerve Damage In Diabetes

Public Lecture: Nerve Damage In Diabetes

UCLan: Greenbank Lecture Theatre

Wed 05/12/2018 - Wed 05/12/2018 (Ends in 17 days days)

At UCLan and brought to you by the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, Lancashire Teaching Hospitals and the CCG. Professor Solomon Tesfaye (https://www.sth.nhs.uk/news/news?action=view&newsID=810) is at UCLan to discuss the effects of Diabetes on the Human Body. Free admission, free...

Sample Christmas

Sample Christmas

Greenwich Peninsula

Sat 01/12/2018 - Sun 02/12/2018 (Ends in 14 days days)

#SAMPLEChristmas is here to save you from the slog of Christmas shopping. This December, young UK-based designers will gather on the Greenwich peninsula to showcase their collections for a festive retail experience like no other. Browse fashion, homewares, jewellery and social design pr...

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Riverside Vintage - New Continental - Preston - 12noon - 18/11/18

~If you grew up in the 1950’s, 60’s or 70’s a period of nostalgia may come upon you when you see certain things from those decades. You may recall moments in your life when you see a specific photograph, craftwork or jewellery. It would be appropriate then to have an event desig...

History Of UCLAN - Livesey House Cafe- Preston - 11am - 3pm - 24/11/18

In 1828 the University of Central Lancashire was founded in Preston as the Institution for the Diffusion of Knowledge. Over it’s 190 years it has helped talented people from all walks of life to make the most of their potential. Here are a couple of  facts which make it such a unique ...

Ribchester Archaeology Project Evening- UCLAN - 7.30pm- 9pm - 22/11/18

~On January 16th 1994 a British television series made it’s debut appearance on Channel 4, the popular historical programme, Time Team. Presented by actor Tony Robinson, the show was iconic for it’s archaeological digs and uncovering findings that had not been   previously disc...

Neal's Yard Remedies Charity Night - Quayside House Preston - 7.30pm - 9pm - 16/11/18

~For people who suffer with eating disorders such as bulimia and anorexia, they, and their friends and family will experience an amount of stress related to the condition. A stay at a mental health hospital will alleviate a portion of the anxiety but it won’t cure the illness. Prescribed medic...

POWWOW - Networking Evening -Blackburn Collge 5.30pm - 7.30pm - 22/11/18

~Sometimes organised events can prevent social interaction especially when there’s a potential opportunity to meet people on your wavelength who can provide experience and knowledge to your career development. It’s good to know then that an event has been prepared for those that want ...

The Windrush Exhibition - The Harris - 28/10/18 - 25/11/18

~Preston in the 1950’s had an abundance of immigrants in the form of Indian, Pakistan and West Indian people. But there was also a great intake of Afro- Caribbean people who were  part of a movement called ‘The Windrush Generation’. The term ‘Windrush’ relates t...

Conference :- The Present And Future Of Electronic Music - UCLAN- 9.30am - 6.40pm - 14/11/18

~You can often enter HMV and a hear a distinct electronic music track but can determine differing styles of electronic music and can you assess the current state of the genre and even foretell it’s future outcome?  On Wednesday November 14th between 9.30am - 6.40pm you’re invited...

Allsorts - Eating Disorder Support Group - UCLAN - 6.30pm- 8pm - 13/11/18

~Remember when you were a kid and your mother told you not to eat certain foods because you’ll either be too fat or too thin. Well now you’re an adult and that lesson has engrained into your heart and mind much more so because you’re living with bulimia and the opposite side of the...

Cello Duo - The Minster - Preston - 1-2pm- 14/11/18

~An hour could be spent in many ways. If you’re a child you may watch kids TV with your parents. If you’re a teenager you may consume an hour doing essential study skills. If you’re an adult those 60 minutes could be spent in the workplace. But there is actually something much bett...