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Arts Award

The Fusion Project with ROC

In Summer 2016, Peshkar were the Arts Award delivery partner for a project called ‘Fusion’ that took place at the FUSE Centre in Partington, Trafford.

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Valencia Week 3 – Blog

Week 3 in Valencia, Week 2 residency blog. – Fay Beesley After a weekend of experiencing Spanish theatre, watching football and overall just relaxing it

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our teenage years

Tony Lloyd – Our Teenage Years

Peshkar were delighted to welcome Tony Lloyd, Greater Manchester interim Mayor and Police Crime Commissioner, as the guest of honour at a special event marking culmination of their year long Heritage Lottery funded ‘Our Teenage Years’ project in Oldham and Burnley.

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#ourteenageyears well under way

Peshkar’s #ourteenageyears project is now well under way with activity taking place in both Burnley at Shuttleworth College and in Primrose Bank, Werneth in Oldham…

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Peshkar’s “Where are you from – our teenage years?” wins Heritage Lottery Fund support

Peshkar has received £49,400 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for an exciting project, Where are you from – our teenage years?” which will run in Oldham and Burnley from January until December 2015 supported by Great Places Housing and led by volunteers from the local communities, across generations the project teenage experiences throughout the decades of people living in Oldham and Burnley with specific focus on White British and South Asian communities…

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Bike Adventures Oldham…

Check out the first addition to our new archive page in the form of 2014’s ‘Bike Adventures Oldham’ project… https://www.peshkar.co.uk/archive/2014/11/8/bike-adventures-oldham-summer-2014

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John Doona

It is with great sadness that we share the sad news of the passing of our friend and colleague, John Doona.

John worked with Peshkar in 2008 on our production of ‘Siege’ by Tajinder Singh Hayer, which he directed for a cast of young people from Oldham, Manchester and Cheshire, where he was the advisory teacher for Drama.

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What we’ve been up to…

Hello!

And thanks for dropping by our new website…

We’re so chock-a-block on various projects that we’ve barely had time to capture all the amazing things that we’ve been up to in the first half of 2014.  What with our Safe Young Women’s project, our Bespoke Open Mic at Oldham Festival in partnership with Somewhere To, our ongoing Arts Award success stories and not forgetting some REALLY exciting news to share about two fantastic upcoming funding successes, we’ve hardly had the chance to draw breath.

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