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 29/06/2017 - Sun 16/07/2017 (Ends in 83 days days)
~Sometimes things work biennially and sadly some things don’t. If your looking for something with a little more class and sophistication than the Manchester International Festival, could be right up your street, well, if you happen to live in Manchester that is. Here is a brief history of the festival and how it has grown over a 12 year period. It began in 2005 with the pioneering Gorillaz :- Demon Days Live. The following four festivals included monkey theatre, legendary elect...
Thu 11/05/2017 - Thu 11/05/2017 (Ends in 17 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 ...
North West Lancashire
Sat 06/05/2017 - Sun 07/05/2017 (Ends in 13 days days)
~When we get together with close friends, perhaps over a weekend it can give us the perfect opportunity to create memories. It could be a jam on a guitar, maybe sharing some food from abroad. We may have a passion for art and performance meaning a quiet and an outgoing person share ideas and mutual appreciation for culture. Whatever we find ourselves doing this spring you can guarantee we’d be making experiences for everyone. On the weekend of Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th May 2017 you ca...
Sat 29/04/2017 - Sat 29/04/2017 (Ends in 5 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...
Outside Students Union UCLAN
Tue 25/04/2017 - Tue 25/04/2017 (Ends in 1 days days)
~You’re a student right? That being the case you’ll be at the point of your academic year where perhaps exams and excessive revision is at the top of your agenda so you can pass either your first, second or even final year. To relieve a little stress and tension however the great team at The Students Union have come up with a great idea for escapism and sheer unadulterated fun. On Tuesday 25th April between 11am and 3pm you and your Uni mates can take part in an Inflatable Assaul...
The CCG This Week 07.4.17
It has been another busy week for the CCG UK. We had a very interesting meeting with a mature student from the University of Central Lancashire in which we discussed ways we could support his MA project. Ideas bounced around and during the discussion, we covered topics from long-term ill...