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)
Mon 27/03/2017 - Mon 27/03/2017 (Ends in 62 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...
Flintoff Room UCLAN
Thu 16/02/2017 - Thu 16/02/2017 (Ends in 23 days days)
~This is an opportunity to learn and be in awe of how one man overcame great adversity to become both a community leader and a successful businessman. On Thursday 16th February 2017, The CCG’S very own Russell Hogarth will present to an interested and captivated audience on the theme :- Entrepreneurial Workshop - Towards a Better Tomorrow. It will take place in the Flintoff Room at UCLAN between the hours of 2pm and 4pm and will seat a capacity of 30 people. Russell will inspire y...
Royal Preston Banquet Hall
Fri 03/02/2017 - Fri 03/02/2017 (Ends in 10 days days)
~You may have shelved your sequins and boxed away your boots for another year but at UCLAN the party is simply, just beginning. On Friday 3rd February 2017 you could be one of the fortunate recipients to enjoy a party like no other. Courtesy of the African - Caribbean Society you and your Uni mates are invited to a Winter Ball held at Royal Preston Banquet Hall ( 72- 74 London Road Preston ). Dress to impress at this smooth evening playing all the classics and more. For men, bl...
Harris Museum Market Street
Wed 01/02/2017 - Wed 29/03/2017 (Ends in 64 days days)
~For almost two months the Harris Museum on Market Street, Preston have provided a music extravaganza that will appeal to all both adults and children. The entertainment starts on Wednesday 1st February till Wednesday 29th March 2017. There will be a total of 8 different bands in what is being billed as simply, ‘Harris Live’. Here is the schedule which takes us to Wednesday 15th March, the latter part of March will be released in due time, :- Blaze Lounge Wednesday 1 ...
Fishwick Local Nature Reserve
Sun 29/01/2017 - Sun 29/01/2017 (Ends in 5 days days)
~To coincide with Fishwick Nature Reserve’s 10th Anniversary it has scheduled a morning in which you’ll be able to enjoy a relaxing walk and learn how to watch birds. On Sunday 29th January 2017 from 10-12noon beginners and children will be able to experience the pleasure and absolute beauty of identifying and recognising birds at the local reserve. Common birds such as Robins and Bluetits may be on show as well as others you may see in woodlands and around water. The event ...
Spotlight On CCG Members :- Miss Amy Eckersall
~A graduate of Southport Art College has combined her love of both art and interior design to shape her art consultancy in the south of England, London. At the very heart of this consultancy is a concept that is derived from the personal well being of the individual concerned. The ...