BCA is now calling for artists to join their new Queen’s Park Cultural Capital project; a two-year action research and co-creation project funded by the Paul Hamlyn Foundation and The Harpur Trust, with additional support from Arts Council England, Bedford Borough Council and bpha housing association. The project is set in the diverse community of Queen’s Park, Bedford where residents […]

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Bedford School of Visual Arts are expanding their photography courses outwards to offer painting and drawing classes in the evenings and are looking for two tutors to teach a class in painting and a class in drawing (all levels). Ideally we are looking for two tutors, one for Drawing and one for Painting. Classes: Tuesday […]

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Bedford Creative Arts (BCA) are seeking enthusiastic and experienced professionals to join our Board of Trustees to help develop and support our work. As part of BCA, The Culture Challenge exists to deliver activities in schools but BCA’s work extends much wider into the local community. Bedford Creative Arts creates transformative experiences and new possibilities […]

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Stockwood Discovery Centre

During June, 47 pupils from The Grange Academy visited Stockwood Discovery Centre in Luton. As one of the Bedford schools involved in our Twinning Project, they have been working closely with Culture Challenge Provider, Anne Marie Stijelja to organise a range of activities centred around their new sensory garden which Anne Marie will be developing […]

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During May 2019, Culture Vouchers awarded to Shortstown Primary School enabled 91 pupils to work with Cultural Provider Full House Theatre. Their recent production, ‘Who is Bedford?’ is an interactive show which explores the heritage of Bedford and the people who live in the town.   Full House Theatre explain, ‘Who is Bedford?’ is a celebration of everything that makes Bedford the vibrant […]

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