Music Grants for Older People

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The registered charity, Concertina makes grants of up to £250 to charitable bodies which provide musical entertainment and related activities for the elderly. The charity is particular keen to support smaller organisations which might otherwise find it difficult to gain funding. These include funds to many care homes for the elderly to provide musical entertainment […]

Arts Access and Participation Fund

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Through the Paul Hamelyn Trust grants are available for not-for-profit organisations to test, implement and develop ambitious plans to widen access to and deepen participation in the arts. Priority will be given to projects working in areas of social and economic deprivation outside of London. Two types of grant are available to support work at […]

Neighborough Cinema : what’s coming up

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Neighbourhood Cinema Neighbourhood Cinema is a BFI scheme bringing local people together to watch great films at the  Essex Record Office, Wharf Road, Chelmsford, CM2 6YT http://www.bfi.org.uk/neighbourhoodcinema/ero-neighbourhood-cinema Remember – tickets are available on the door from our reception desk before each showing. For further information please call 033301 32501  10:30 Tuesday 15 November FAR FROM THE […]

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Essex Prose and Poetry Competition 2017

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Age UK Essex want you to tell them your story. Choose from one of their inspiring categories: Is Life Better Today? On The River or An Unexpected Visitor. All entries will be preserved by the Essex Record Office as a legacy for the people of Essex. For an application pack please call: 01245 207026, visit: […]

Chelmsford Ideas Festival 2016

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Partnering with Anglia Ruskin University, Changing Chelmsford are hosting our sixth Ideas Festival from October 19th to November 1st … and once again hosting an exciting and diverse range of events with something for everyone. There are some great new events, prestigious speakers and lots more venues. This year we are partnering with the RSA […]

Neighbourhood Cinema Launch

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For a trial period ERO Conference Centre Essex Record Office Wharf Road Chelmsford CM2 6YT is  screening great films as part of the Neighbourhood Cinema project run by the British Film Institute (BFI). During the months of October, and November 2016 you can see a variety of classic and recent films in the ERO lecture theatre. Tickets […]