16 March 2020

Bossing It event called off

In light of the current situation with the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, we have taken the decision to postpone the Bossing It event due to take […]

5 March 2020

ACE Chair visits First Art

The First Art team welcomed Sir Nick Serota, Chair of Arts Council England, on Monday to chat with him about the work we’ve been getting […]

25 February 2020

Leaps and bounds in South Normanton

The second South Normanton Social took place last night, with another great turn out. We had some really useful discussions about the assets in the […]

20 February 2020

Leamo Fun Day

Last Sunday, 16 February, we headed to Leamington ward (also known as Leamo) in Ashfield, to be part of the Feel Good Families fun day. […]

23 January 2020

South Normanton Socials get off to a good start with chips and chatter

Last night a lovely bunch of people from South Normanton met up with us for our South Normanton Social. It was a great turn out […]

27 December 2019

Producers gets off the blocks with Inside Eye Cinema

A youth-led community cinema is the first project to get underway as part of First Art’s producer scheme. Inside Eye Cinema is a community cinema […]

25 November 2019

Cabaret events kick start socials programme

A Sunday Roast Cabaret and Cabaret Curry Night in South Normanton and Clay Cross respectively have kicked started First Art’s socials programme.

18 November 2019

Portland Inn welcomes Bellamy Road Social

Earlier this week we took a small group of residents from Bellamy Road to visit the Portland Inn Project in Stoke-on-Trent. Portland Inn Project is […]

10 September 2019

The Full Shebang hits the spot

Last Saturday saw Mansfield town centre come alive with all manner of fantastical performances and events with The Full Shebang Festival.