• Prosper North Edition 3

    Prosper North: Chetham’s Library

    Chetham’s Library is the oldest public library in the UK and one of the oldest in the world. Founded in 1653 in buildings dating back to the 1420s, the Library is an Accredited Museum and Designated as of national and international importance for the whole of its collections under the ACE Designation scheme. In ‘normal’…

  • Prosper North Edition 3

    Prosper North: Minerva Arts

    Minerva Arts is an arts education and development charity based in Cheshire. Founded in 2009 by two artists based in Chester, we develop and deliver cultural project to children, young people and communities. At the core of our organisation is a portfolio of Youth Theatres across Cheshire. This is supported by a year-long programme of…

  • Prosper North Edition 3

    Prosper North: The Foundry at Victoria Hall

    The Foundry Sheffield promotes the benefits of people of Sheffield and elsewhere to relieve poverty, advance education and provide facilities for social welfare, recreation and leisure, and to relieve unemployment and to improve the conditions of life for people in the area by providing low cost accommodation and facilities in central Sheffield to voluntary organisations…

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    Prosper North: Norton Priory Museum Trust

    Norton Priory Museum Trust Limited is the independent charitable trust which operates Norton Priory Museum and Gardens.  Norton Priory is recognised as Europe’s most excavated monastic site, with a story which spans 900 years.  This 42 acre site includes the medieval ruins of the priory, including the stunning Undercroft, which remains intact, and a Victorian…

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    Prosper North: Salford Community Leisure Limited

    Salford Community Leisure exists to enhance the physical and cultural wellbeing of the community through the sport, library and cultural opportunities we offer across 60+ venues, which attract millions of customer visits each year. Passionate about delivering value for money, we reinvest all our profits because we believe that leisure and culture should be at the heart of every community.

    Salford Community Leisure joins the…

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    Prosper North: Historic Motor & Sail LLC

    Historic Motor and Sail are developing a new project which will bring a collection of sailing vessels, classic cars & motorcycles, artworks, ephemera and artefacts to the wider public. The collection will form part of a living & working visitor attraction that aims to connect, educate and engage with people from all walks of life…

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    Prosper North: The Portico Library and Newsroom

    The Portico Library is a 214-year-old independent subscription library and exhibitions space in Manchester City Centre. Still housed in its original purpose-built venue on Mosley Street, it is now open free to the public six days a week for an eclectic calendar of exhibitions and events, complementing the unique collection of books, archives and illustrations…

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    Prosper North: Wirral Festival of Firsts

    Wirral Festival of Firsts is an annual Community Arts Festival established in 2011, run entirely by volunteers and now firmly established within the cultural calendar of The Wirral.

    Celebrating “who we are and where we live” we provide a wide range of art events and activities   believing that these have the potential not only to entertain,…