Cultural Routes

Art workshops for creative people 50 years and older. 

Thanks to support from GMCVO's Ambition for Ageing funding, we are able to offer this series of workshops designed by and for creative older people. 

Activity is currently taking place online.

Find out more about the Cultural Routes project here.

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Expression Leigh

Scheduled Fridays 10.30am -12.30pm

Exercise and move freely in an inclusive, friendly and supportive environment. No experience necessary, come along and have a go.

Fallen Angels Dance Theatre (FADT) exists to support those in recovery from addiction and adversity to transform their lives, and to share the recovery journey with the wider public, through dance, performance and creativity.​

To find out more, contact Claire Morris at FADT:


Art Tea

Thursdays 1:30-3:30pm

Open to adults experiencing social isolation or mild mental health issues.

Work with artists Kate Bufton and Linda Heavon to develop your skills in this relaxed and sociable workshop. Through six-week blocks of activity, explore our exhibitions and create your own artwork through a range of media and techniques. 

Programme is fully booked, to join the waiting list contact Learning and Engagement Manager

Hannah Gaunt:


Secret Writers' Club

Currently postponed until further notice.

Second Thursday of the month, 6 - 7:30pm

Creative writing workshops and events, inspired by our exhibitions.

£5 a session, booking essential

Welcome to the Secret Writers Club, a creative group for anyone interested in exploring creative writing in a relaxed and informal environment, led by acclaimed poet Louise Fazackerley.