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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.         ...

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Live PCW Wrestling Show - Preston Flag Market - 1pm -3pm - 17/8/19

~Do you remember when you were aged 10 and you played  pillow fight with your best mate? You probably overplayed the melodrama and pretended you were brutally wounded when in reality it was just a mere cushion attacking your forehead. Now fast forward two decades and you’re 30 years ol...

Make Do Drink :- Pour - 6.30pm -8.30pm - 6/8/19

~Have you ever attempted to learn something but was to afraid to have a go? Think about clay pottery, your peers seem to have mastered it but your ‘pot’  looks twisted and broken. What about glass blowing. It’s quite an art forming the glass into a realistic mould. Surely cand...

Black And Gold - Motown Act -8pm - New Continental - 9//8/19

~Ten years ago this country was blessed to still have the modern day soul and R ‘N’ B singer Amy Winehouse. Her talents were out of this world and what she did for music and empowering young women to follow in her footsteps was quite extraordinary. It was during this time that Black a...

The Harm Tree - Book Launch - UCLAN - 6pm -7pm - 22/7/19

~What JK Rowling did for the Harry Potter series of books was quite extraordinary. She infused a new and imaginative way for children to read books. The films also did justice to the  magical world Rowling created. George  R. R. Martin did something similar. This however was on an adult...

Workplace Wellbeing Is Serious Business - UCLAN - 19/7/19- 16/8/19

~If you’re one of many in the  workplace you’ll be wanting to get the most out of each other. Granted, it’s not always easy to start Monday morning with a smile on your face and a spring in your step but having the right attitude when it comes to the workplace can benefit not ...

Worldwise SAmba Drummers -UCLAN -Media Factory - Every Wednesday - 6pm - 8pm -

~When you hear a popular drumming track you know instinctively where it comes from. Think the moving intensity of Phil Collins’ ‘In the Air Tonight’. Or the epic masterpiece of Led Zeppelin’s ‘Stairway to Heaven’. Perhaps still, the youthful angst of Nirvana&rsquo...

CAPTIVE :- Preston Flag Market - 12pm -4pm - 10/8/19

~Imagine you’ve boarded  a plane with your mates within hours of landing  on a tropical island. Disaster strikes though and the plane is heading into the sea. Thankfully though, you and your mates have been equipped with specialised training to know how to deal with a crisis. You&rsq...

Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair - Sheffield - 12/7/19 - 14/7/19

~Ahh the great north, home of comedian Peter Kaye, famous for it’s fish and chips and Sunday tea with the in-laws. These are just a small portion of what makes the north of England so great. On an artistic level though, what does it say for us folk up north? This weekend you could be one of...

Limehouse Lizzy - The Continental - 8pm - 3/8/19

~In 1969 a hard rock band from Dublin Ireland graced the stage with their combination of rock, blues rock and heavy metal. Fronted by the late Phil Lynott the band went on to have a number of successful singles including ‘Whiskey in the Jar’, ‘Jailbreak’ and ‘The Boys a...