Communities

The Halcyon Centre was on Dingle Road, North Prospect and was a hub for many different community activities hosting and offering a variety of workshops, day trips and events for members of the North Prospect Community. They worked with Take A Part to host many different community events most notably being the broadcast and performance centre for our work on ‘Nowhereisland Radio’ The centre has now closed, due to the community being redeveloped, but this community centre played a vital...

Jan 22, 2012    NO COMMMENTS

Take A Part have worked with Whitleigh on their Big Local project.  The Shed On Wheels has visited the community often and the Nowhereisland Radio play and broadcast also visited Whitleigh. The Whitleigh Neighbourhood is situated within the North West Locality of Plymouth.  The Neighbourhood population is widely consistent with the City average although there are slightly more children under the age of 1 and adults aged 45 to 49 years of age.   Whitleigh has a high proportion of residents...

Jan 16, 2012    NO COMMMENTS

Headspace was a young person’s group based at Efford Library for 11-19 year olds. Headspace engaged with a number of Take a Part projects including  Efford FM, when they presented radio slots.  They also helped produce some of the content for the programming, working with artists Sophie Hope and Neil Rose to produce the radio play ‘Wild Spirits of Efford’. Members have also supported at Take a Part at other community events and volunteered  at the Take a Party event....

Dec 17, 2011    NO COMMMENTS

Efford began to involve art in it’s regeneration in 2006 and The Heart of Efford Community Partnership played a vital role in the process. Working in partnership with Plymouth City Council and Plymouth Arts Centre, and following on from initial consultation work with architects Shillam and Smith within the Efford community, Take a Part was created. The Heart of Efford Community Partnership oversaw, supported and advised the Take a Part process for 5 years, during that time ensuring that Take...

Dec 17, 2011    NO COMMMENTS