C R E A T E

P A R T I C I P A T E

C O N N E C T

A well-established community arts charity based in Belper, Amber Valley in Derbyshire, since 1983.  We work with a wide variety of groups and partners across the region, delivering quality, diverse, arts workshops, projects, events and support, particularly with those at risk of social exclusion.

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Fleet arts 40th birthday Big Give match FUNdraiser

Hurrah!  We exceeded our Big Give funding target…with grateful thanks to our fabulous artist friends for your kind donated art works and to everyone who put in bids/paid donations.

BIG thanks to individuals and organisations that have contributed to our core funding,
to enable us to continue to deliver our charitable work:-
Vernon Robert Bowmer Charitable Trust
Belper Town Council
The Reed Foundation
Big Give pledgers
40th birthday raffle and auction artists/buyers
More info on project funding/logos on our ‘About’ page…

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Fleet Arts were proud to be a Creative Lives Award nominee this year.

EVENTS, WORKSHOPS & PROJECTS

PROJECTS

Fleet Arts Projects

EVENTS

Fleet Arts Events

WORKSHOPS

Fleet Arts Workshops

Any queries, please get in touch

This Season...

Daytime Disco

Dance to DJ’s playing diverse & uplifting music sets
BYO drinks/snacks…and raise valuable funding for our charity
Be back home for your dinner…or use it as a springboard for your Saturday night out-out!

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Poet-Trees

Poetry call-out and workshops on the theme of nature, climate, environment…and our relationship to it.

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Bloomin’ Marvellous

Nature-based creative sessions, including a cuppa in a community garden followed by an indoor eco-art activity for adult Carers/self-referral wellbeing individuals.

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Happy Mondays

We are happy we can support the ‘Happy Mondays’ initiative during the cold months, by offering a variety of free, drop-in, creative activities at No.28 on a Monday as part of the free access sessions to help people feel less isolated and with energy bills.

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Bish Bash Nosh

Eat, meet and create together as part of the Food & Community Hub, in Belper Baptist Church, on Bridge Street.

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Meet & Make

Creative sessions for families, linked to books in Belper Library in school holidays.

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Cotton-On exhibition

This one-year Fleet Arts project with Belper Youth Council culminated in a series of pop-up exhibitions in Black History Month and will be exhibited from January 2023, in Derby Museum and Art gallery. It has also been short-isted for a ‘Creative Lives’ Award…please vote for us here: http://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/peoples-choice-2022 (voting closes 27th January 2023).

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Global Grooves

Music sessions exploring different genres of music from different countries in Primary Schools.

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UNION

We are excited to have been chosen to be part of the UNION23 programme…exploring arts and social activism in our changing world.

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See all our upcoming EVENTSWORKSHOPSPROJECTS

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