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July 13, 2017

£1m HLF funding for ‘Hope Streets’ project

Curious Minds awarded £1m National Lottery funding to improve young people’s involvement in heritage Cultural education charity, Curious Minds, is delighted to receive news that it has been awarded funding from Heritage […]
June 30, 2017

SLiCE Conference 2017

Intercultural Dimensions of Cultural Education Curious Minds invites you to register for the 2017 Specialist Leaders in Cultural Education (SLiCE) conference. This year’s conference will focus on how the British Values […]
June 27, 2017
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Curious Minds secures Arts Council funding

Curious Minds secures Arts Council England funding until 2022 Cultural education charity, Curious Minds, is delighted to confirm that it has been awarded funding for four years, from 2018-2022, by […]
May 31, 2017
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FREE CPD for North West Schools

Do you want to improve the planning and delivery of the arts and cultural activity in your school? Curious Minds is pleased to offer schools in the North West area […]
April 3, 2017

Applications Open: Start North West

Over the last couple of months Curious Minds has been working with the national charity Children and the Arts to launch a new round of their Start programme in the NW. […]
May 11, 2016

Expressions of Interest for Freelance Creative Learning Practitioners

The Atkinson in Southport is Sefton’s major new ‘cultural hub’ with a museum, art gallery, theatre and library. Thanks to investment from Heritage Lottery Fund The Atkinson opened its new […]
April 29, 2016

New Trustees Appointed at Curious Minds

Curious Minds is delighted to announce the appointment of two new Trustees to our board. Abby Ledger-Lomas, Marketing Manager for BBC learning, is an experienced creative leader in Marketing and Audiences, […]
April 20, 2016

Vacancies at Odd Arts

Odd Arts, Manchester-based leaders in issue and evidence based arts work within criminal justice and community settings, are currently recruiting a Project Worker and a Project Leader. PROJECT WORKER Responsible for: […]
March 31, 2016

Alice Demba Appointed Cultural Education Coordinator for Liverpool

I’m writing to introduce myself as the newly appointed Cultural Education Coordinator for Liverpool who will be helping you connect with the education sector. My role is to focus on […]
March 24, 2016

Curious Minds and Blaze invite you to get creative…

BBC Get Creative Day – Saturday 2nd April Graphic Novel & Comic Art Workshop Curious Minds, in partnership with Blaze, are offering the opportunity to work with Ben Hunt of Vogarth […]
March 11, 2016

Young Associates Leadership Programme Launched

Curious Minds is Recruiting… Are you … Aged 16 – 25 years old? A leader within a local arts organisation? Ready for more challenge? Interested in getting a better understanding of […]
March 8, 2016

Blaze News

Curious Minds is happy to confirm that we are now working with Blaze Festival to help secure their future. The young people led festival is a well-loved asset to Lancashire and we want […]
February 29, 2016

Lowry Recruitment Day

On Thursday 26 May from 10am-4.30pm The Lowry will be hosting a recruitment day, alongside 8 other Greater Manchester theatres and arts organisations, to meet new freelance theatre practitioners who […]