The fourth Bulwell Arts Festival running from Saturday 8th to Saturday 15th of July. An eight-day celebration using the creativity of the people, history and landscape of Bulwell. A varied arts programme to engage our community and share in exciting experiences and opportunities for all. For more information and updates please keep checking back! If…

A witty and emotive collection of poems. Bulwell Arts Festival poetry book.

Thank you to all the poets that have contributed to this year’s Poetry Booklet. Please feel free to download and share. Hard copies will be available soon! Hard copies have a suggested donation of £1. These are limited editions so once you’ve read it please pass it on! BAF Poetry booklet 2017

Laughter is the best medicine

Has anyone had the chance to read our Poetry Booklet yet? If you have then please share it with family and friends. If not then please take one and have a read, there are ones to make you Laugh, make you think and even some that may inspire you to write your own! Thanks to…

Julie Parker – Jewellery Workshop

  Bracelet making Workshop with the fabulous Julie Parker at Tesco Bulwell  Tuesday  12th July 11-1pm in the community place. This is a free workshop . If you’ve not booked already to attend this workshop then please message me at nicola@bulwellartsfestival.com  to reserve a space!  


So Bulwell town centre  has become a gallery for the week, has anyone seen any of the wonderful Art on display? we would love to hear your thoughts? If you haven’t been down to Bulwell yet, then please do and take a look!      

Art In Shop Windows

Bulwell is about to explode as an Art Gallery for the week. It’s another exciting year for our Artists who are displaying their Art in shop windows in Bulwell. We have nearly doubled business involvement this year and we hope to have even more support next year! We hope you like all the art work…

Literature Discussions with Deirdre O’Byrne

    Community Room 3, Monday 11th July  Bulwell Riverside 12noon – 1.30pm Nottingham has inspired many writers, from DH Lawrence and Alan Sillitoe to today’s Nicola Monaghan. Deirdre O’Byrne, who teaches literature at Loughborough University, will lead a discussion on the city as it appears in novels and short stories. Nottingham, City of Literature….

The Bulwell Arts Festival Programme is now here!

Bulwell Arts Festival Programme 2016! Download here BAF brochure 2016 Or be sure to look out for one in and around Bulwell! We are always on the look out for new people to join our team. If you would like to join BAF2017 then please get in touch with nicola@bulwellartsfestival.com

‘My Fun Bulwell’ Runner ups

Once again a great big well done to all that enetered. The runners up in no particular order… Abi Wheelhouse              Bulwell St Mary’s C of E Primary Khansa Proctor                 Cantrell Primary School Brianna                                 Cantrell Primary School Morgan Williams              Cantrell Primary School Luis Tattersall                     Cantrell Primary School Caitlan Grace Bell             Cantrell Primary School Tarne C                                …

Winner of ‘My Fun Bulwell’ Competition

  Evie-Mae  Aged 7           of  Bulwell St Mary’s C of E Primary We would like to congratulate Evie – Mae from Bulwell St Mary’s C of E Primary School on becoming our winner for ‘My Fun Bulwell’ Competition. Her design will be seen on the front cover of our Programme so be sure to…