You Me Us Too – Poetry in Medway this July!

You Me Us Too, our programme of creative workshops to bring people together, is getting poetic this July! We’ll be running poetry sessions with Dan Simpson in Medway this Summer 2022, including a stall at Chatham Carnival 2022. Dan will take you through easy word games, designed to ease you into creativity. Then, you’ll get …

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You Me Us Too – Making music with Naomi Bedford and Paul Simmonds

In March 2022, folk musicians Naomi Bedford and Paul Simmonds led our You Me Us Too workshops in sessions at wHoo Cares in Hoo and at Arches Local’s Under The Arches singalong group. Medway based photographer Joshua Atkins was also there to capture the magical musical moments. All quotes taken from session participants by Ashleigh …

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Precious Plastic and Robots at Medway Fun Palace

Every October people up and down the country create Fun Palaces full of science, creativity and fun. Fun Palaces support people to create local events for all ages, across the UK and beyond, sharing and celebrating the genius in everyone.     This year we joined Nucleus Arts at Medway Fun Palace at The Pentagon …

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A group of members of the public and Ideas Test staff under a blue Gazebo. To the left are two tables covered in ocean patterned tablecloths. The Idea Test team are wearing striped shirts and have paper hats on in bright colours.

Floating boats and singing notes at The Festival of Chatham Reach

This past weekend (18th/19th September 2021), Sun Pier in Chatham celebrated its maritime heritage with The Festival of Chatham Reach – and we were there too! The event was blessed with wonderful sunshine and saw people from around Medway come and take trips on the River Medway on boats and barges such as The Edith …

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