Arts for younger people

Cheshire Dance delivers a phenomenal range of opportunities for young people. They support regular classes across the area, a comprehensive dance in education service (ConfiDance), as well as a host of performance opportunities and support for young people with physical disabilities, learning difficulties and gifted and talented young people. Please visit Cheshire Dance for more information.

In This Moment is an inter-generational dance and health project celebrating the youthfulness of older and younger people. Through care support training, movement sessions and collaboration with primary schools, the project aims to:-
  • Progress healthy, creative and social outcomes In THIS Moment, amongst young and older people develop and push the boundaries of high quality art provision for older people.
In This Moment

Fun 4 U is a Saturday Morning Arts and Crafts Club for young people with or without disabilities.

The club takes place every Saturday at Northwich and District Youth Club, Northwich between 10am - 11am and is immediately followed by the Multi Sports Club.

Each art session costs £1.50 and includes all materials. If you would like more information about the club for your children, or are interested in becoming one of our volunteers please email The Arts Team at or call 01244 972679.

Plugged is a great opportunity for young people to perform and support live music in a safe and encouraging environment. It's a chance to make new friends, meet up with old ones and listen to some great music. Held every month, If you have a band and a drive for fame, Plugged will give you a night you won't forget. Visit the Plugged website for more information.

Set up in 1993 to help bands in and around the Vale Royal area, The Banned! Network has developed into one of the biggest and most successful music promotion and tutorial services this side of Manchester.

The network organises gigs every Friday night, usually held at Winnington Recreation Club or Barnton British Legion in Northwich. There are jam sessions held every other Wednesday at Winnington Recreation Club and DJ / Rock Disco nights alternate  Wednesdays at Northwich Victoria Club.

If you are a band and want to get involved or if you would like to come along and watch the bands perform then please call 01606 41597 or email:

DAN - Development of the Arts in Northwich run a range of workshops which include photography, drama, school of rock, writing, art and craft and radio workshops (with Cheshire FM), as well as performances, tours, trips, lectures and much, much more. For full details please visit the DAN website.


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