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Practical Support for Creatives – Launch Event

15th February 2024 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Practical support for Creatives - Make a living doing what you love

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At the launch of a new support programme empowering local creatives to make a sustainable living doing what they love.

  • Discover what practical support is available and how to access it
  • Hear from creatives who have made it happen and share their top tips
  • Explore what type of support is right for you
  • Ask your questions and share your feedback
  • Meet and network with other local creatives
  • Enjoy tasty vegan nibbles

ARE YOU 

  • Seeking to work in the Creative Industries and set up a small business / Freelance practice?
  • Working in a different industry and looking to change direction?
  • Working in Creative Industries and seeking tailored support e.g., financing your creative ideas, collaborating with others, increasing your online presence and more?
  • Working in Creative Industries and ready for growth?

If the answer’s yes this is the event for you!

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Whether you’re just starting out or ready to grow our friendly team of experts are keen to chat and help you turn your creative ideas into a practical action.

TRAVEL & ACCESSIBLITY 

This event will take place at Wakefield College, University Centre. The main entrance to the building is on Bell Street. The What Three Words location is: Crust Vast Cloth. You can view the venue in 360 degrees here.

The College provides bike storage. Cycle parking is available on Margaret Street between the Harrison and Radcliffe buildings. To plan your cycle route go to Cycling journey planner – CityConnect (cyclecityconnect.co.uk)

The College is located around 5 mins walk from either Wakefield Westgate Train Station or Wakefield Bus Station.  Wakefield Kirkgate Train Station is around 20 mins walk. To plan your journey by train or bus go to Plan a journey | Metro (wymetro.com)

There is no dedicated parking at the College but nearby parking includes Merchant Gate Car Park and Smyth Street Car Park both around 5 mins walk, other options are available – see Car parks in Wakefield – Wakefield Council.

The venue is accessible to wheelchair users and those with additional needs. Please notify us in advance if you have specific accessibility requirements or if there are adjustments that you would like us to make – email creativewakefield@wakefield.gov.uk.

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Details

Date:
15th February 2024
Time:
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/799717635977?aff=oddtdtcreator

Organiser

Creative Wakefield
Email
creativewakefield@wakefield.gov.uk
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Venue

Wakefield College
Margaret Street
Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF1 2DH United Kingdom
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