May 28, 2020
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Essex Summer of Art, an event which has supported over 160 art trail and open studio exhibitions in the county during the last decade, will this year be held online for the very first time. With over 50 artists involved, the...
May 7, 2020
Colbea (Colchester Business Enterprise Agency) have a dedicated team of Business Advisors on hand to help all businesses in Essex in every sector. We are very pleased to announce Katherine 'Frin' Arnold has just joined the Business Advice team, and brings with her a wealth of knowledge in the creative...
April 23, 2020
South East Creatives Workshop + Mentoring is now offering an adapted online programme for you to access remotely until further notice. The South East Creatives online offer is currently being programmed in reaction to current developments and is constantly updating, so
March 20, 2020
The Chancellor has set out a package of temporary, timely and targeted measures to support public services, people and businesses through this period of disruption caused by COVID-19. This includes a package of measures to support businesses including: a Statutory Sick Pay relief package for SMEs a...
December 10, 2019
Running a business from the living room? A sofa is no place to build a business to its full potential. Daily commutes to London are tiring and time-consuming for business owners. Innovators deserve an accessible, established workspace t
December 2, 2019
Signals debut Game Academy course begins on Monday 17th February 2020 and applications are open now. The Signals Game Academy aims to help train and inspire the next generation of British game makers, supporting talented and committed young people aged 16 – 18, to develop the knowledge and skills to make a...
November 28, 2019
The Digital Skills Partnership for the South East Local Enterprise Partnership (SELEP) has partnered with Google to hold a free Google Digital Garage event at the Colchester Institute’s Sheepen Road campus on the 11th December 2019.    The Google Digital Garage is one of Google’s...
November 13, 2019
Colchester Borough Council is making available a total of £20,000 to support creative events taking place in the Borough of Colchester between 1st of May 2020 and 30th April 2021. This funding is available to events which complement the Council's strategic aims and achieve at least two of the...
October 24, 2019
The Mercury Theatre Colchester are pleased to announce the launch of two exciting new business development programmes, Mercury Creatives and Mercury Creative Entrepreneurs. True to the Mercury’s commitment to act as a catalyst for skills development and to support people in exploring their untapped potential, these programmes will offer...