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17th May 2018

Secondary School Funding Awards – Spotlight on Kingdown School

Kingdown School in Warminster recently received funding from Wiltshire Music Connect for a Brass Re-access Project.  Emma North, Head of Music and Performing Arts at Kingdown, tells us how they are spending the money: At Kingdown we have a large number of students who play instruments and have instrumental lessons in school. However, not many […]

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2nd May 2018

Secondary School Funding Awards – Spotlight on Matravers School

We have recently awarded grants to eight different secondary schools in Wiltshire through our Secondary School Music Fund. In the first of these reports from schools who have received funding, Tom Griffiths, Head of Music at Matravers School explains how the grant will benefit his students: Matravers School is thrilled to have been awarded funding from […]

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19th April 2018

We’re still listening – Take Note 2

Take Note was the youth consultation we commissioned in 2016.  Many of the Hub’s initiatives have been shaped by what children and young people told us.  We’re now launching Take Note 2 so we can hear the voices of even more children and young people.  Throughout spring and early summer, our researcher, Nell Farrally, will […]

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18th April 2018

Secondary School Funding Awards

We have recently awarded grants totalling £7,603 to eight different secondary schools in Wiltshire through our Secondary School Music Fund.  These schools all presented ambitious and innovative plans to develop their music provision and we are looking forward to seeing the outcomes of this investment over the coming months. Abbeyfield School, Chippenham – to establish […]

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