• Prosper North Edition 2

    Prosper North: Eskdale Mill

    The Eskdale Mill project is for the conservation and presentation of Eskdale corn mill, aiming to restore its buildings and water-powered machinery, safeguarding its future as a working mill open to the public.

    Eskdale Mill joins the Prosper North community as part of Edition 2.

  • Prosper North Edition 2

    Prosper North: York Museums Trust

    York Museums Trust is an independent charity founded in 2002 to be responsible for York Castle Museum, York Art Gallery, the Yorkshire Museum, York Museum Gardens and York St Mary’s on behalf of City of York Council.

    All Designated as nationally important, York Museums Trust collections cover archaeology, natural history, social history, including the world famous…

  • Prosper North Edition 2

    Prosper North: WYPW (West Yorkshire Print Workshop)

    West Yorkshire Print Workshop (WYPW) was founded in 1984 to provide local artists with studio space to continue their fine art practice. They have grown into a nationally recognised centre of excellence in the art of traditional, contemporary and innovative printmaking.

    Over 100 artists and printmakers use their open access print facilities; they host an annual…

  • Prosper North Edition 2

    Prosper North: Woodside Area CIC

    The historic Woodside Ferry Terminal is home to an innovative food-hall concept, aptly named Woodside Ferry Village.

    Opened in June 2019, it is now a popular location with a range of national and international menus, a world of culinary wealth which includes Caffe Cream, Haku Sushi, The Refreshment Rooms, JoJo’s, Low Slow and Dough and Cowfish…

  • Prosper North Edition 2

    Prosper North: Wirral Museums Service

    Wirral Museums Service manages Williamson Art Gallery & Museum and Birkenhead Priory.

    It shows the best of Wirral’s historic and contemporary artists and makers; celebrates Wirral’s history and creates high quality cultural experiences for residents and visitors.  We are relevant to, and engaged with, all of Wirral’s communities and are a vibrant part of Wirral’s tourism…

  • Prosper North Edition 2

    Prosper North: Whippet Up CIC

    Whippet Up links health, wellbeing and culture, using underused community spaces to help people improve their wellbeing through regular weekly wellbeing and creativity sessions.

    A wide health and social care referral network finds socially isolated people who we support in open groups that develop creative skills and then plan and deliver cultural events. This sees people…

  • Prosper North Edition 2

    Prosper North: West Lancashire Heritage Park

    West Lancashire Heritage Park seek to to create a living museum/heritage park for Lancashire and the North West including visitor facilities for families, groups and school parties together with indoor and outdoor areas for exhibitions, displays, learning and other activities.

    The development will also take advantage of the site’s designation as a Biological Heritage Site and…

  • Prosper North Edition 2

    Prosper North: Utopia Theatre

    Utopia Theatre (UT) is a Sheffield based producing company formed in 2012 to create for the British and international stage, high quality African theatre, with imaginative flair.

    They commission new plays and re-imagine classics in a way that demonstrates their contemporary relevance and appeal to a new audience and regular theatre goers. The company synthesises African…

  • Prosper North Edition 2

    Prosper North: They Eat Culture

    They Eat Culture (est 2009) is a direct intervention into daily life in Preston, Lancashire.

    Their work seeks to help turn up the cultural temperature & amplify diverse unheard voices through live, performative arts, digital/media, cultural heritage, social action, achieving value & impact.

    They are an artist-led team of creatives, activists, researchers, community facilitators, technologists, makers to…