New report points to the power of the arts to change lives

The work of arts and cultural organisations is life-enhancing and delivers positive effects on people’s health and wellbeing and on the strength of their communities, a new report reveals. But much more could be done if cultural organisations and government … Read more…

Pupils Inspire others through Arts and Culture

50 pupils from 5 local Shepway schools returned to the Quarterhouse on Monday 14th July as part of Kent’s Olympic art project called Inspire.  The secondary pupils taught younger pupils to make origami flowers – which everyone thoroughly enjoyed.  Parents and … Read more…

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Video: Watch some of the highlights from Big Arts Day

You may remember recently Folkestone Quarterhouse was one of the participating venues for the Big Arts Day. Big Arts Day is part of Inspire which is a Kent Schools’ Education Olympics Legacy Programme to ensure we maintain the momentum of the … Read more…

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