The CCGUK aims to empower people, locally, nationally and internationally for positive change through volunteering and community engagement.
Supporting University and Community partners in a variety of activities including, the Arts, Sciences, History, Health and Social Awareness
The CCGUK also supports Creative teaching as a pathway to inclusion and accessible education.
"Creative Communities like this are vital to support our bourgeoning creative industries. Modern technology is increasingly allowing creative businesses to be based anywhere so having communities based around and supported by regional universities can help to provide mutual support and help to share knowledge and opportunities"
Wayne Hemingway MBE (CCGUK Member)
Thu 11/05/2017 - Thu 11/05/2017 (Ends in 46 days days)
~If you have an interest in science or a leading entrepreneur in your field of expertise then the following information could be just for you. Nearly two years ago the London SciComm Socials was established for science communicators and public engagement professionals from all over London to congregate together. This led to the first ever symposium held in 2016. Over 140 people attended from all over Britain to collectively share ideas and their personal projects. This year it takes place ...
Sat 29/04/2017 - Sat 29/04/2017 (Ends in 34 days days)
~Courtesy of Ribble Valley Jazz Festivals you can sit back and enjoy an afternoon of lush music in a sophisticated setting - Clitheroe library. Despite their jazz namesake the club welcomes other music genres and on April 29th 2017 you can experience some classical music which, in part one comprises of classical guitars from 11am. The music continues from 1pm - 3pm with four locally talented musicians performing some well known piano favourites from the likes of Beethoven, Chopin, Sc...
Fri 21/04/2017 - Fri 21/04/2017 (Ends in 26 days days)
~A band that popularised same sex relationships and promiscuity may, to some seem out of place in 2017 but this was back in 2003 where Beyonce Knowles and Kylie Minogue were the quintessential gay icons. Yes Electric Six were the band to like in the early quarter on the 21st Century with songs as brash and vocal as ‘Danger!High Voltage’ and ‘Gay Bar’ these musicians were not afraid to sing about modern culture and it’s link with relationships. With gen...
Preston North End Stadium
Fri 31/03/2017 - Sat 01/04/2017 (Ends in 6 days days)
~Are you the sort of student who, at the beginning of the academic year was determined to avoid all the societies at UCLAN due to lack of confidence, an element of shyness or that you wanted to concentrate wholeheartedly on the course in general? Or were you the more extrovert type who decided right from day one you would get involved in as many societies as possible in an attempt to win loads of friends, have lots of fun and learn some new enrichment type activity? If you were the latter the...
Mon 27/03/2017 - Mon 27/03/2017 (Ends in 1 days days)
~Admittedly we all have our guilty pleasures and if we can cast our minds back to the 1980s some of us may have been fans of a certain pop star named Rick Astley, me included. The good news is that he’s coming to the Preston Guild Hall on Monday March 27th 2017. Tickets are priced between £22.50 - £35 with the venue opening at 6.30pm. With a record number of albums sold in his career ( a mighty 40m, including recent offering ‘50‘ ) fans will be delighted wi...
Call For Proposals :- Reflective Conservatoire Conference February 2018
~Despite it only being March 2017 plans are already underway for the 2018 Reflective Conservatoire Conference. Scheduled to run from 20 - 23rd February at the Guildhall School based solely on the theme of Artists as Citizens. The four day conference is expected to explore how artists, arts org...