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)
Fri 21/04/2017 - Fri 21/04/2017 (Ends in 53 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 33 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 28 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...
Blakey\'s Cafe Bar
Fri 17/03/2017 - Fri 17/03/2017 (Ends in 18 days days)
~Rewind time back to the mid 1990’s. Tony Blair was Prime Minister, the Spice Girls made feminism cool and a cult wave of indie rock music dominated the charts in the form of a name simply called ‘Britpop’. Amongst many bands in this group such as Blur and Oasis another key player in the Britpop movement was ‘Cast’. Formed Pre-Britpop era in 1992, the group had a string of hit singles from debut album ‘All Change’ . Their follow up &...
Wed 08/03/2017 - Wed 08/03/2017 (Ends in 9 days days)
Event and full details: Register at http://events.mccdigital.com "An Education Event Celebrating Best Practice with Technology" Organised in conjunction with Essa Academy and the Bolton School, Learning with iPad is a special full-day education event. The day is free-to-attend, and open to all local schools and education institutions. On the 8th March, you will have the opportunity to hear from Abdul Chohan (Director of Developm...
FREE CPD Event For Educators - Places Still Open 08/03
"An Education Event Celebrating Best Practice with Technology Event and full details: Register at http://events.mccdigital.com Organised in conjunction with Essa Academy and the Bolton School, Learning with iPad is a special full-day education event....