Come On Down 2019!

Come On Down 2019!

Photos from Come On Down Festival 2019!

Review of the Year 2018

Review of the Year 2018

Take a look at our short film: ‘Review of the Year 2018’, which shows a lively snapshot of some of last years highlights.

Hold Your Peace

Hold Your Peace

CALL OUT: We are currently looking for venues to host our next tour of Hold Your Peace

A thought-provoking tale of the impact of the Great War (1914-1918) on the lives and loves of the residents of The Orchards, and the untold stories of the lives of learning disabled people during the Great War.

CoCreART: The Stars Creative Arts Workshops

CoCreART: The Stars Creative Arts Workshops

Inspiring creative and performing arts workshops for learning disabled people

Current Projects

Participation in the arts is an entitlement for everyone

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April 18, 2019

The CoCreART Symposium and Networking Lunch

About  Commissions for Exchange Laboratories is part of our dynamic ‘CoCreART’ programme which brings together five learning disabled artists from Headway Arts and … “The CoCreART Symposium and Networking Lunch”

April 17, 2019

Call Out for Artists!

  CoCreART Laboratories – opportunity for five visiting artists As part of our dynamic CoCreART programme, we are looking for five visiting artists … “Call Out for Artists!”

Hold Your Peace performance

  Join us at Headway ArtSpace for some tea, cake and good theatre on Friday 19th July 2019 at 19.00 for the final … “Hold Your Peace performance”

April 16, 2019

Jess Klein and Mike June – Live in Concert

A welcome return for this excellent American singer/songwriter pairing, to what proved to be an ideal environment for them to showcase their talents … “Jess Klein and Mike June – Live in Concert”

We gratefully acknowledge the generous support of all our funders which currently includes:

  • Arts Council
  • Community Foundation
  • Erasmus+
  • ESF FLag
  • Esmee Fairbairn
  • Northumberland County Council
  • z Community Foundation Funds