Arts & Heritage News
All the latest news, information and press releases from the Arts & Heritage Service.
Turner Contemporary and Sage Gateshead join £1M bid to end middle class domination of arts organisations
Forty of Britain’s biggest – and smallest – arts organisations will join a flagship £1 million scheme to help end the middle class domination of the arts by...
Rochdale is set to celebrate its fantastic history, architecture and cultural offer!
The borough of Rochdale is once again getting ready to celebrate its fantastic architecture and heritage next month with the return of the popular national Heritage...
New Virtual tour gives unprecedented access to Rochdale Borough Collections
Link4Life Arts & Heritage Service is excited to announce the launch of a new Virtual Reality experience that will enable you to tour the vast array of Rochdale...
Laughs and loudness with all new Fridays at Touchstones Rochdale
Touchstones Museum & Art Gallery have unveiled a new programme of live music, comedy and film in the heart of Rochdale. The programme, which offers an event on...
Art Fund announces next six winners of New Collecting Awards
Projects range from contemporary cartographic material to building on holdings of work by female artists Third year of the scheme means 17 curators in total using...
Rochdale’s 2020 vision helps secure world famous exhibit
One of the most famous museum exhibits in the world is heading to Rochdale as part of an unprecedented national tour. The Natural History Museum’s famous...
Frocks: Dress and Accessories from the Museum Collection
NEW EXHIBITION - 5 November 2016 - 15 April 2017. Take a look at a century of style from the amazingly structured garments worn during the Victorian period to the...
The Art Café Grand Opening at Touchstones Rochdale
A large crowd gathered to celebrate the grand opening of Touchstones Rochdale’s new café on Thursday evening (27 October) as part of the Museums at Night festival...