Creative Wildlife Workshops at Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve

Join Signals this summer at Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve for a series of FREE creative workshops documenting the reserve through a variety of art forms and encouraging young people to respond to the outdoors. As part of our The Year project, over the next 12 months we’ll be running a variety of projects for young people (11-25yrs) at Fingringhoe Wick...


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#ExpressYourself at the Young Children’s Festival

Signals is working with Colchester Libraries to encourage young people to #ExpressYourself and embrace creativity as a form of self-help and improved wellbeing – all whilst engaging more with their library at the same time. Recently we took our #ExpressYourself project to the Colchester Young Children’s Festival, inviting participants to experiment with animation and create their own response to the question “what makes you...


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Making music with the Nightingales at Fingringhoe Wick

We took CLIP, Firstsite’s young peoples experimental music ensemble, to Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve for an improv jam with their noisy Nightingales. With the Nightingales approaching the end of their breeding season, each evening the males bust into song as they attempt to attract the attention of the females. This visit is part of our ‘The Year’ project where were...


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#ExpressYourself – The Five Ways to Wellbeing

How do you #ExpressYourself? Signals is working with Colchester Libraries to encourage young people to embrace creativity as a form of self-help and improved wellbeing. We want to help children feel more connected and included in their community, allowing them to make positive lifestyle choices. It will also allow us to gain a better understanding of the issues facing children currently...


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