November 12, 2021
A NEW Explore Essex Arts Commission which focuses on climate change and aims to inspire residents to think about their local environment is calling for applications. The 2022 arts commission - launched by Explore Essex - is calling for artists to submit proposals which focus on the natural world and...
August 12, 2021
Colchester Borough Council (CBC) is thrilled to announce an evening with Hanif Kureishi at Colchester’s Mercury Theatre, on the 1 September 2021. The free event has been organised as part of the council’s consultation on the development of a new Cultural Strategy for the borough, to be launched...
July 15, 2021
Colchester Borough Council are developing a new strategy for culture and want to hear your views so that the cultural offer across the Borough can be made better for all. We would like to hear what culture means to you and what you enjoy or like to take part...
May 25, 2021
Is it time Essex artists and arts organisations had a new cultural network? That’s the question being asked in a new survey launched by an informal coalition of artists, arts organisations and local authority reps from across the county. What do you think? Could such a network help you access new...
May 6, 2021
Our Colchester BID has launched the tender for Colchester creatives to submit their ideas for the new Colchester gift card.     The gift card is set to launch in early August this year and will be available to spend in participating businesses throughout the town centre....
April 27, 2021
26 April 2021 Internet Service Provider CloudConnX and Internet of Things (IoT) specialists Innovative Creations have been appointed by British start-up Alpha 311 to collaborate on a high-profile energy generation project at the O2 Arena in London. The O2 is continuing to lead the way with its track record of innovation...
March 15, 2021
RoleCatcher, an innovative tech start-up based in Essex, have launched a new platform to empower job seekers. They are on mission to disrupt the recruitment industry and put candidates back in control of their job search. The RoleCatcher platform enables users to search multiple job boards, organise their contacts, and...
March 9, 2021
Signals Media Arts has launched the Talk Time project, funded by National Lottery Heritage Fund, a new podcast series looking at the history of communication technology and its innovation along the North Essex coastline. Throughout history coastal communities have been a hot bed of communication technology innovation, constantly devising new...
February 8, 2021
Applications are now open for our new Online Collaborative Residency as part of SPACE Colchester's Creative Practitioner Support Programme. Deadline 28 February. SPACE is offering 12 artists/creatives a chance to create new collaborative works, which will be developed through professional advice and dedicated peer-to-peer sessions, and culminate in an online...