Our Creative Civic Change project offers residents in Whitley Bay opportunities to get involved in artistic and creative activities. Celebrating a diversity of art forms, Creative Civic Change brings people together through participation in our annual carnival and the development of a year-round community hub for creativity.
All the latest about this project - get involved with the Creative Change Blog
Coronavirus update - we are looking at ways to make project activities available to people in the local area during the current lockdown. Watch this space for links to and information about some different CCC project ideas...
Join our Whitley Bay CCC Facebook group
and Facebook Page
The latest news and posts from Whitley Bay's fabulous annual Carnival
A simple small grants programme for you to try out your own creative ideas - more information and application forms here
CCC video tutorials
We're growing a batch of videos and online workshops in which local artists give you ideas and show you how to be creative also ideas for your carnival preparations for you to view and share. Click here for creative ideas and here for your carnival preparations.
Workshops and Carnival Clubs - calendar and bookings
Once we're back up and running you will have on place to find out all you need to know about CCC workshops and carnival clubs
Press, media and promotion
We are planning to get all of our CCC launch info, Carnival coverage, press releases, videos and more up on our website soon
Are you a local artist, maker, creative?
Do you live or work in the coastal area of North Tyneside?
Watch this space as we are planning a call out so you can tell us what you can offer the CCC project...
Contact us via our blog or CCC Facebook group - use the links above
Our project is part of a national network of creative projects aiming to make a lasting difference in their areas.