Additions for 23rd August 2009

Additions for 23rd August 2009:—

New! 23.08.09     News from Maggie Lackey of Manchester-based Actors Centre North. Their popular training workshops will resume again in the Midlands in Autumn 09, thanks to a grant from the Equity Charitable Trust. The programme is not yet in place, so there is still time to send in suggestions for training needs and likely trainers. More information from:

New! 23.08.09    
The Arts Marketing Association is running a one-day training event in Birmingham, designed to help West Midlands visual arts organisations with collecting, analysing and interpreting audience data, and offers guidance on how to use it to inform strategic planning.The day will be on 4th November 09 at the C.B.S.O. Centre in Birmingham, and will cost ¬£65 + VAT per person. More details from Emma at:

New! 23.08.09    
Staffordshire University will host a conference on “Women’s Life and Leisure in the Twentieth Century“, with a special focus on the Midlands region. Obviously the media and the arts may feature as one aspect of the discussion. The conference will be held at the Stoke-on-Trent campus on 21st November 09. More details from Maggie Andrews at:

New! 22.08.09    
Newcastle-under-Lyme Camera Club starts its Autumn season on 14th September 09, at Merrial Street in Newcastle-under-Lyme. Everyone is welcome, and the meeting starts from 7pm.  For more information phone: 01782 613069.

New! 21.08.09    
Added to the Events list:  Are you a North Staffordshire firm interested in participating in social networking websites, to develop your business? Learn more at a free breakfast seminar at Keele University Science and Business Park. The speakers will be: Kevin Holdridge, MD of Science Park-based internet company Kent House; Linda Jones, MD of local P.R. agency Passionate Media; and Keele University’s media and communications officer Hannah Hiles. This free event will be held in the new Ballroom in Keele Hall on 9th September 2009. A full English breakfast will be available from 8am, ahead of the seminar which will start at 8.30am. Early registration is recommended. To reserve your place, please email: to register.

New! 21.08.09  
  All the external web links in the Directory have been checked for viability. The following dead/domain-jacked links have been removed from the Directory:- Fired Up Marketing; George F. Holden; Association for Ceramic Training and Development; City of Stoke-on-Trent Male Voice Choir; the Media & Communications Centre website at Keele University; Red Workshop (crafts); and Fulmination Records. If anyone knows the new online whereabouts of these websites, please contact Creative Stoke.

New! 21.08.09    
Keele University is now inviting enquiries for its Bellringing courses in Summer 2010. These short courses are designed for ringers who already have some, possibly limited, experience of change ringing and who are keen to improve their method ringing and striking. Special emphasis will also be given to the development of students’ listening skills.


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