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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 »

Chelmsford Artist in Residence – Lily Hunter Green, Essex Book Festival

Chelmsford Artist in Residence – Lily Hunter Green, Essex Book Festival

This weekend (30th – 31st March 11am – 3pm) Chelmsford launches its first Artist in Residence as part of Essex Book Festival, in partnership with Meadows Shopping Centre and Chelmsford City Council and funding from Arts Council England. Working with computer scientist Karun Matharu, musician and composer Tom Moore, and… Read more »

Illustrator Commission – Chelmsford Museum

Illustrator Commission – Chelmsford Museum

Chelmsford Museum is nearing the end of a major redevelopment of Oaklands House, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund. As part of this redevelopment their team have contacted us about an exciting commission. Dr Mark Curteis, Assistant Museums Manager for Curatorial and Learning explained “We are looking for a… Read more »