Reading Art Fair and opportunities to join in

Even though it doesn’t necessarily feel like it weather wise it really is Spring and that means Summer is just around the corner and that’s when everything starts springing in to life and we can get out and about and we are absolutely doing that, applications for Open for Art are streaming in, there’s still […]

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Open for Art 2016 – Call for artists

It’s that time of year again – we haven’t managed to secure a home for jelly yet but we are putting a call out to all our lovely artists and performers to say come and join us for Open for Art 2016, 1-3 July. Last year was the second town centre arts trail and celebration […]

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Jelly nominated for award

We felt so very proud to collect a certificate last week in recognition of the volunteering opportunities Jelly has created over the past 23 years. Thank you Mayor Councillor Sarah Hacker for nominating us for the national  Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service 2016, and to the Lord Lieutenant’s colleagues who came to meet us and submitted […]

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In the running – Mark Webber

Jelly studio artist Mark Webber is running the Reading Half Marathon to raise money for Jelly as well as charities supported by the Mayor of Reading, Sarah Hacker, who is championing the Reading art scene. You can donate money to Jelly for Mark’s run by following this link: Donate Mark Webber in the Reading Half I am […]

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Review of Progress Theatre’s Marat Sade

We hope you managed to catch the Marat Sade at The Progress Theatre, based in the Redlands area of Reading on The Mount, when it was on last week. Below is our roving theatre lovers review of it. The Progress Theatre has a vibrant schedule of plays and live music, check out everything that is […]

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