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Marsden Jazz Festival awarded national arts grant

A Colne Valley festival which was set up over 25 years ago has been awarded a national arts grant to help it raise its profile and secure new income from private donors. Marsden Jazz Festival is set to receive £30,000 from Arts Council England’s National Lottery Funded Catalyst Small Grants scheme to develop new fundraising…
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Digital and arts worlds collide at new technology event

People are  interested in the creative space where digital arts meet business technology are invited to attend a free event bringing together awe-inspiring gadgets, original art installations and industry experts. ‘CONVERGENCE’ is a symposium developed by two Cheshire organisations SHIFT and WEAVE and will take place at Macclesfield Town Hall on Tuesday, February 13, from…
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Museum pays tribute to political pioneers of the past

    People across the North West are being called to pay homage to a group of exceptional women through a fascinating new display. Nevertheless, she persisted is the latest display to be unveiled at Warrington Museum & Art Gallery, and it celebrates the role of women in our society, and how that role has…
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Snowdrop Walk to raise funds for local charity

The popular Child Bereavement UK Snowdrop Walk will be held at Norton Priory in Runcorn on Sunday 18th February. The grounds, which are a popular tourist destination, will be open especially for this special annual event. The Snowdrop Walk is a day to remember the babies and children who have died and the children who…
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