The Guild of Players held an Open Day during Voluntary Arts Week to reach out to new volunteers and lift the curtain on what goes on behind the scenes of this active community theatre. Peter Bain, Volunteer with the Guild of Players, tells us all about their experience of taking part in Voluntary Arts Week […]

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We’re making a film to give a taster of all the fabulous events that took place as part of Voluntary Arts Week this year but we need your help! Did you take any film footage or photographs at your event?  If you are happy for us to use these, both in the Voluntary Arts Week […]

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Katie Rees, Development Officer for South East England visited the Reaching Out Project in Gravesend during Voluntary Arts Week, here’s what she found . . . St George’s Church in Gravesend is the setting and inspiration for RiverVoice Community Choir and KAB Gravesend Art Group‘s recent collaboration. The town’s historical connection to Pocahontas has informed a new choral piece […]

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From choirs, CraftBombed cricketers, glass making sessions to youth theatre, Woollen Woods and arts centre activities, Voluntary Arts Week 2016 has been jam-packed in the Midlands. Sarah Breen, Voluntary Arts Development Officer for the Midlands, shares her experience of visiting different events and activities as part of this special Week  . . .  I’ve been lucky enough […]

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