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Coping with COVID-19: Reflections across generations

Coping with COVID-19: Reflections across generations

Welcome to the Chelmsford Creatives blog! Each week we will be showcasing creative projects produced by local young people, sharing how we are keeping ourselves busy during social distancing or reflecting on past successes.  By Frankie Hudson On Tuesday 18th of March 2020, I dragged myself to school and remember… Read more »

Essex 2020 A year of Science, Creativity and COVID-19

Essex2020’s focus on innovation and creativity has been pushed to the fore in recent weeks with event organisers showing a huge amount of resilience and creativity despite the obvious challenges and difficulties. It has also produced some interesting discussion about the benefits and limits of science and technology! Although some Essex2020 events have been cancelled or postponed many are adapting and some new ones emerging. Keep an eye on… Read more »

Learning from Home: The Basics

Learning from Home: The Basics

Welcome to the Chelmsford Creatives blog! Each week we will be showcasing creative projects produced by local young people, sharing how we are keeping ourselves busy during social distancing or reflecting on past successes.  By Claudia Wickham  The COVID-19 crisis has resulted in more than a third of the world’s… Read more »

Culture in the Park 2019: Celebrating Chelmsford’s Cultural Diversity

Culture in the Park 2019: Celebrating Chelmsford’s Cultural Diversity

Welcome to the Chelmsford Creatives blog! Each week we will be showcasing creative projects produced by local young people, sharing how we are keeping ourselves busy during social distancing or reflecting on past successes.  Video by Matty Turner. Words by Badriya Abdullah. If you asked me two years ago if… Read more »

Ignite Chelmsford COVID19 response: We are Listening.

Ignite Chelmsford COVID19 response: We are Listening.

 In past few days, all our future plans and ambitions have been under the microscope, but what has been magnified is the essence of Chelmsford’s creativity and resilience.   The Ignite community is made up teachers, artists, shopkeepers, chefs, musicians, poets, technicians, curators, digital wizards… bright creatives, and champions of our city. This extraordinary situation is placing huge… Read more »