Category: Arts

Bridgwater Arts Centre is 75!

On Sunday 10th October the Bridgwater Arts Centre was 75 years old. The first Arts Centre in the country  celebrated it’s anniversary with an open day from 11am to 4pm. The bar was open , the Chandos Society had an art exhibition in the gallery , Purplespoon Catering provided a giant paella in the garden […]

Change Matters

Three Somerset artists, Siân Martin, Lesley Roberts and Pauline Lerry, collaborate in the exhibition CHANGE MATTERS. To be seen at Bridgwater Art Centre 4th September-3rd October. They have responded to environmental issues that are personal to them. Siân is a textile artist, and teacher, who is currently drawing on her experience to work with textile […]

Lockdown Songs, a compilation album to help the live music scene

An exciting new compilation album of songs by some of the UK’s top live acts is being released to help the music industry as the impact of the covid-19 pandemic begins to be felt. Lockdown Songs, features tracks donated by such names as Neville Staple of The Specials, The Dead South, Ferocious Dog, Mad Dog […]

Bridgwater Arts Centre Gallery to Re-Open

Bridgwater Arts Centre is delighted to announce the re-opening of its gallery from Tuesday 5 October. It has scheduled three contrasting exhibitions for the autumn and begins with a stunning collaboration from Artwork Together, an association of three local artists who work in different media in order to present a common theme. Their theme for […]

Bridgwater Quayside Festival @ Home 2020 17th to 19th July

The countdown to the virtual Bridgwater Quayside Festival begins! Visit  to view the virtual programme and tune in on the days of the festival! Follow and set your alerts to @BQuaysidefest and @FuseOutdoorArts  Facebook, Instagram, Twitter & Subscribe to the You Tube Channel to enjoy the festival over the weekend.  Fuse Somerset Outdoor Arts  This much-loved festival will […]