Amplify Season 2, Episode 1 is out now! 📣
To explore cultural access in more rural & coastal areas, this episode meets with:
👤 Sally from Ignite Yorkshire Bright Sparks youth group
👤 Generation Hull, it's local CEP and its youth steering group representatives
👤 Saanvi, a young board member from Warwickshire CEP Arts Connect
Episode 2 is out next week, so make sure you're caught up on episode 1! 👀
Amplify is BACK, profiling more examples of young people’s voice in creative learning. This week we spotlight how cultural access can create a sense of place in rural and coastal communities, with examples from Ignite Yorkshire's Bright Sparks, Generation Hull and Shout Out for the Arts (Warwickshire CEP).
Watch the episode here: https://www.amplify-voice.uk
Amplify is BACK, profiling more examples of young people’s voice in creative learning. This week we spotlight how cultural access can create a sense of place in rural and coastal communities, with examples from Ignite Yorkshire, CPRE The countryside charity, ACRE Action with Communities in Rural England, Bright Sparks, Generation Hull and Shout out for the Arts, Warwickshire CEP. Watch the episode on https://www.amplify-voice.uk
Amplify is BACK, profiling more examples of young people’s voice in creative learning 🎤
This week we spotlight how cultural access can create a sense of place in rural and coastal communities, with examples from Ignite Yorkshire Bright Sparks, Generation Hull and Shout Out for the Arts (Warwickshire CEP).
Watch the new episode now at: https://www.amplify-voice.uk
⚓ Join Canal Connections CIC and Ignite Yorkshire
for this great event on Saturday.
Any aspiring actors out there? We have just the thing for you!
14-16 year olds are invited to join us for Speech Makers, an interactive workshop where you'll work with professional actors to develop your public speaking skills.
The best part is that it's FREE and will look great on your CV! Book online at: https://www.ncm.org.uk/speechmakers
Ignite Yorkshire Spark
We are looking forward to seeing this again performed again locally. 'This Island is mine' an engaging and interactive performance that brings stories of Shipley/Saltaire/Bradford heritage. Follow the link to book - we highly recommend it. https://aireriverstrust.org.uk/this-islands-mine/
Cactus Crew Aire Rivers Trust Ignite Yorkshire Steve Scott-Bottoms Sponge Tree
For a number of reasons in addition to the footy, Extinktion sadly won't be playing 'Warped Threads' tomorrow. We wish them well and hope to see them at our next event on the 19th Dec.. which means Isaac Darby-Vinci will be our final act at 7.30pm and we can all rush home and cheer England on. See you tomorrow.. Wear wellies and bring a brolly, there may be a raindrop or two.
Ignite Yorkshire Sponge Tree The Friends of Roberts Park, Saltaire Bradford District Parks
In 2020, artists Amy Sharrocks and Tom Hackley invited a group of 16-25 year olds to create one minute sound pieces about their relationship to the waterways in Leeds.
Sound pieces were created at The Art of Sound – workshops from Geraldine Connor Foundation and Ignite Yorkshire and we're featured in The Ballad of Crown Point Brirdge as part of .
Listen now: https://compassliveart.org.uk/event/the-ballad-of-crown-point-bridge/audio/
We wanted to say a massive thank you to all the organisations, applicants, artists and participants involved in our recent Aire to There project.
This collaboration across age, community and expertise always makes for incredibly exciting work. We can't wait to see what's next!
IVE Ignite Yorkshire Canal Connections National Lottery Heritage Fund Heritage Corner, Leeds Leeds Inspired
WHOOP WHOOP - We have a date. Sun 11th July 2021, 3-9pm at Roberts Park, Saltaire, Shipley.
If you are a teenager and you are interested in busking, send us a message :)
Poster designed by our crew member Isaac Murray
Ignite Yorkshire Sponge Tree The Friends of Roberts Park, Saltaire Bradford District Parks Visit Shipley Cactus Crew Bradford Youth Service Bradford 2025
In October 2020, 15 young people spent four days exploring neglected industrial narratives of people of colour at Leeds Industrial Museum. At the end of the week, they worked together to create proposals for public artworks that engage with these stories. This film by Ashley Karrell follows their journey through the week:
Now with Ignite Yorkshire IVE and Heritage Corner, Leeds we have again created a paid traineeship that explores the industrial history of Leeds.
Aire to There is chance for 10 young people to uncover the hidden histories of the Waterfront, and shape the stories of the city through audio tours.
Deadline for applications is this Sunday 16th May, so to find out more and apply, please visit: www.gcfoundation.co.uk/Event/aire-to-there
Just 1 week left to apply for Aire to There!
Aire to There is a paid traineeship for young people (16-25) from Leeds with a passion for history and the arts, to produce audio tours of Leeds Waterfront.
To find out more and submit your application, please visit:
📷 JMA photography
Ignite Yorkshire IVE Heritage Corner Canal Connections Leeds Inspired National Lottery Heritage Fund