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Paid Opportunity // Call for Festival Content

Can you offer an engaging activity, workshop or performance? Our friends Chelmsford Creatives and Chelmsford Museums have an excellent opportunity to contribute to their annual Culture in the Park event. An inclusive festival that aims to highlight and celebrate Chelmsford’s cultural activities in whatever shape or form they take. Supporting… Read more »

Ignite Chelmsford: 1 year on

Ignite Chelmsford: 1 year on

Thanks to all who came out to A Canteen Thursday night, it was a special one! With a more relaxed and intimate feel than usual, a good 20 people huddled in on the sofas and chatted about what’s next for Ignite meet ups. It was great to brainstorm up ways… Read more »

Ignite Meet Ups Needs You!

Ignite Meet Ups Needs You!

After one year Ignite is planning the next season of events, this time round we are opening up how they are run – making sure we stick to our principles of representing the collective needs, views and ideas. Do you know of some good speakers or of a cool place… Read more »

DIY Subcultures

DIY Subcultures

Chris Scott and Marc De’Ath on the stage a few Thursdays ago at Hotbox Ignite Chelmsford each month takes over spaces in the most unexpected places, in the true DIY subculture way this month Hotbox skate shop hosted the meet up. They not only sell customisable skate gear but also… Read more »

The Mothership sails into Chelmsford

The Mothership sails into Chelmsford

This year we were excited to learn that Chelmsford was chosen to host the Essex Book Festival Finale. From a Book Club Symposium in Chelmsford Library and a Science & The Imagination weekend across multiple venues to Lily Hunter Green, an Artist in Residence in the Meadows Shopping Centre and The… Read more »