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JOB ADVERT: Join Chelmsford’s Arts & Culture Transformation

JOB ADVERT: Join Chelmsford’s Arts & Culture Transformation

Do you believe in the transformative power of arts, culture and heritage to enrich people’s lives, improve our health and wellbeing, and increase civic pride? Chelmsford, England’s newest city is undergoing a transformation as it sets out a new shared cultural vision towards 2040. An exciting and new role has… Read more »

Help Chelmsford get a Parade of Light!

Help Chelmsford get a Parade of Light!

Chelmsford City is to get a brand new parade! This week, The Ideas Festival Chelmsford, local artist Victoria Button is launching a crowdfunding campaign for an event that will bring together many different faiths and ethnicities. Victoria, Director of the Festival, explains “Our idea is for a parade of Light, with… Read more »

Air your Dirty Laundry

Air your Dirty Laundry

My name is Carmel Green. I am a local Chelmsford artist and, like so many other local free-thinking creatives, I want to create positive change in the world. As a child I was mentally, physically and sexually abused. This is something that I came to normalise; hiding it from friends… Read more »

Chelmsford Cultural Development Trust (CCDT) Trustee Recruitment

Chelmsford Cultural Development Trust (CCDT) Trustee Recruitment

Join the Board The Chelmsford Cultural Development Trust (the Trust) has been inaugurated this year to promote the long term interests of the City of Chelmsford’s theatres, museums and wider arts, heritage and cultural opportunities. The Trustees are unpaid volunteers. One of them has been appointed to a new professional… Read more »

Ignite Chelmsford August Round-up: Art for Everyone

Ignite Chelmsford August Round-up: Art for Everyone

City of Chelmsford Mencap, Runner Up, Environmental Photo Competition The focus of August’s “Ignite Chelmsford” meet up was “Art for Everyone”. For someone who has been known to utter the words “I can’t draw”, this might not have been a promising title, but my mind has been changed recently and… Read more »