Category: What’s On
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November 28, 2018

Winters Kiss

Join us on Thursday 13th December for a sparkly circus cabaret performance by The Stars: Winters Kiss. The show starts at 1.30pm at … “Winters Kiss”

Candlelit Concert

Join us for an evening of seasonal songs with Seaglass Choir and guests, Thursday 6th December at 7.30pm, Headway ArtSpace, Blyth. There will … “Candlelit Concert”

November 21, 2018

Winter Exhibition 2018

Local artists will be displaying and selling their work at our Winter Exhibition from Thursday 6th December. Join us for our Exhibition Preview … “Winter Exhibition 2018”

November 6, 2018

Old Boy at Headway ArtSpace

Old Boy is a funny and moving show about the bond between grandads and grandsons. With a community cast of men and boys … “Old Boy at Headway ArtSpace”

September 24, 2018

Hold Your Peace: GeNErosity Festival

Join us at Headway ArtSpace on Thursday 22nd November for our latest performance of Hold Your Peace. We’ll have guest speakers, discussion and a real … “Hold Your Peace: GeNErosity Festival”

August 13, 2018

Blue Flag Workshops

Pop in to create your Blue Flag between Monday 13th – Wednesday 15th August, 10am-3pm. We’re almost at 600!

August 1, 2018

Annual General Meeting 2018

Join us at Headway ArtSpace for our AGM on Thursday 30th August, 6.30pm.

July 16, 2018

Fly your flag for Great Northumberland 2018!

Headway Arts is offering free creative workshops to Northumberland community groups.

May 4, 2018

Blyth Spartans Women

On 18th May 1918 Blyth Spartans Ladies won the Munitionettes Cup 5-0 in front of 20,000 spectators at Ayresome Park, Middlesbrough. Sadly, that … “Blyth Spartans Women”

Northumberland Day 2018

Join us at Headway ArtSpace on Thursday 24th May for our second Stotties, Sarnies and Singing Hinnies get-together in celebration of Northumberland Day. … “Northumberland Day 2018”

May 1, 2018

Inspiration Exploration

Inspiration Exploration is a creative partnership which brings together The Blyth Tall Ship and Headway Arts, two of Northumberland’s most visionary organisations. Two … “Inspiration Exploration”

February 8, 2018

A.R.T.S Seminar – Working In Europe

Join us on Monday 26th March for Working In Europe, 10am-1pm at Headway ArtSpace, Blyth. Frances Castle (Chief Executive, Headway Arts) will give … “A.R.T.S Seminar – Working In Europe”

February 7, 2018

North North Symposium

A national symposium bringing together artists and arts organisations for discussion, critical conversation & debate on Tuesday 6th March 2018.   We are … “North North Symposium”

January 22, 2018

Help us Crowdfund for Come On Down Festival!

We have started a very exciting crowdfunding campaign to help raise funds for our upcoming Come On Down, a festival of inspiring performing … “Help us Crowdfund for Come On Down Festival!”

November 15, 2017

Starry Night

On Thursday 7th December we’re hosting a Christmas social evening for people with a learning disability aged 16 plus. This fantastic festive event … “Starry Night”

October 31, 2017

Blyth Valley Samba School

Blyth Valley Samba School provides regular performances and workshops to give people the opportunity to sample team community drumming and to learn something … “Blyth Valley Samba School”

September 29, 2017

Jess Klein and Mike June at Headway ArtSpace

American singer-songwriters Jess Klein and Mike June are playing at Headway ArtSpace on Saturday 7th October. Tickets are £8 on the door. Bring … “Jess Klein and Mike June at Headway ArtSpace”

September 26, 2017

Fun Palaces at Creative Cafe

Join us at Creative Cafe on Tuesday 10th October to learn the art of screen printing! We’ll be incorporating the ethos of Fun … “Fun Palaces at Creative Cafe”

September 11, 2017

Stars Trek Spooky Sponsored Walk 2017

Join us on Tuesday 31st October at 4.30pm as we trek along to Ridley Park with our spooky lanterns! Anyone who would like to … “Stars Trek Spooky Sponsored Walk 2017”

Social evening with The North East Mandolin Band

Join us on Thursday 19th October for a social evening with The North East Mandolin Band. 7.45 – 9.30PM (Doors 7.15PM) Tickets are just … “Social evening with The North East Mandolin Band”

June 16, 2017

Blyth Carnival Club

Headway Arts Bringing Back Blyth Carnival!   This summer we’re working with Blyth Town Council to bring back the Blyth Community Carnival, drawing … “Blyth Carnival Club”

June 5, 2017

Creative Cafe 10th June 2017

We are holding a third Creative Cafe event at Headway ArtSpace aimed at people who would like to try one of a range of creative … “Creative Cafe 10th June 2017”

May 4, 2017

Stotties, Sarnies & Singing Hinnies…and AGM.

Howay to Headway for a taste of our fantastic Northumbrian culture, canny entertainment and our AGM on Thursday 25th May 4-6pm. Seven Stars … “Stotties, Sarnies & Singing Hinnies…and AGM.”

March 10, 2017

Creative Cafe at Headway ArtSpace

We are holding a Creative Cafe event at Headway ArtSpace aimed at people who would like to try one of a range of … “Creative Cafe at Headway ArtSpace”

Come On Down Festival

Come On Down is our annual fantastic free festival of creativity by learning disabled people. Join us for quality performances, exhibitions, talks and art … “Come On Down Festival”

February 24, 2017

A Blanket Full of Stories

Headway Arts proudly presents A BLANKET FULL OF STORIES with Releasing Potential Join us on an adventure through the technicolour world of our imaginations. … “A Blanket Full of Stories”

September 27, 2016

Headway Arts Stars Trek Sponsored Lantern Walk

Join us on our annual sponsored walk on Thursday 17th November at 4pm. The route will be different this year! We will set … “Headway Arts Stars Trek Sponsored Lantern Walk”

August 3, 2016

Headway ArtSpace Tall Ships Fringe Festival

As part of the North Sea Tall Ships Regatta celebrations we have a weekend of exciting events on offer at Headway ArtSpace, Blyth! … “Headway ArtSpace Tall Ships Fringe Festival”

July 12, 2016

Photography exhibition: THE SPACE BETWEEN US – BLYTH TO GOTHENBURG

Are you a Northumberland based photographer or part of a photography club? Would you like your photography to be exhibited in a street … “Photography exhibition: THE SPACE BETWEEN US – BLYTH TO GOTHENBURG”

June 6, 2016

Carnival Club

This page is about Old Carnival Club (2016) – find out about NEW Carnival Club (2017)!   Our weekly Carnival Club started on … “Carnival Club”

June 3, 2015

3 Shows and The Big Lunch

  Satellites Performances Satellites have some scratch shows of work in progress on Monday 8th, Wednesday 10th and Thursday 11th June. All the … “3 Shows and The Big Lunch”

April 14, 2015

Satellites – free taster days April & May 2015

Inspiring creative and performing arts workshops for learning disabled people Satellites is for people aged 18 years and over who are learning disabled … “Satellites – free taster days April & May 2015”

March 24, 2015

March Dates For Your Diary

Arts Marketing Internship The deadline to apply for our arts marketing internship is 5pm on Friday 27th March. Visit our website for more … “March Dates For Your Diary”

March 9, 2015

Celebrating 20 Creative Years: 31 March 2015

Join us in celebration of our 20th year – there’ll be tea, cake, art & entertainment! The event is free ~ donations are … “Celebrating 20 Creative Years: 31 March 2015”

January 12, 2015

Satellites: inspiring creative and performing arts workshops for learning disabled people

We are offering Satellites taster week free of charge from Monday 26th to Thursday 29th January 2015 to give people the opportunity to … “Satellites: inspiring creative and performing arts workshops for learning disabled people”

December 17, 2014

Random Circus Skills

The fabulous Bell & Bullock will be joining us at Random to host an hour of circus skills, including stilt walking, plate spinning … “Random Circus Skills”

December 8, 2014

Amazing Sounds at Headway ArtSpace

London-based vocal trio Voice performed at Headway ArtSpace last Wednesday, and what a treat it was! You can see a little clip of … “Amazing Sounds at Headway ArtSpace”

September 22, 2014

Coming Soon: The Big Draw 2014

Anyone can get involved in a giant draw-on-the-floor at Keel Row Shopping Centre in Blyth.  When: Friday 31st October Start time: 11am End … “Coming Soon: The Big Draw 2014”

September 4, 2014

Stars Trek 2014

Seven Stars learning disabled theatre company are taking part in their annual sponsored walk on Thursday 18th September! The group will be walking … “Stars Trek 2014”

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

  • Arts Council England
  • Blyth Town Council
  • Community Foundation
  • Edward Gostling Foundation – RW Mann Trust – Shears Foundation
  • Erasmus+
  • Great Northumberland
  • Hadrian Trust – High Sheriff of Northumberland – Rothley Trust
  • Heritage Fund
  • National Lottery Community Fund
  • Northumberland County Council
  • Postcode Community Trust
  • Scope
  • Sir James Knott Trust
  • The 1989 Willan Trust – Wellesley Trust
  • the Coalfields Regeneration Trust