Digital Discovery Family Day at Little Moreton Hall

On Saturday 14th October we hosted a digital discovery day with Little Moreton Hall. Workshops were led by International composer and sound artist Scanner (Robin Rimbaud) and local art collective Wild Rumpus, creators of the Just So festival. Visitors created an animation and accompanying soundtrack inspired by the dream anecdotes

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Active Halloween in Crewe

SHIFT is involved in some fantastic activities to get you up and about in Crewe this Halloween. First up is the App-based Adventure Trail Every day until the 29th October you can download the ‘Mobile Adventures’ App and scan the code for your day. Explore the Town Centre and complete

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Free entry for Cheshire East residents at our Dreamy Digital Discoveries Day at Little Moreton Hall

A day exploring digital arts at one of Cheshire’s oldest properties proves you’re never too old to discover new techniques. On Saturday 14 October, Little Moreton Hall is hosting a digital discovery day in partnership with Cheshire East Council’s SHIFT festival. Workshops will be led by international composer and sound

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Digital Inspiration for Kids this Whit Half Term

SHIFT clicks into action for families once again over the Whit holidays from Tuesday 30 May with a free, hands-on programme designed to inspire little people with big ideas and digital dreams. Cheshire East’s borough-wide programme celebrating digital arts and tech in 2017 and beyond features hands-on activities, from exhibitions, installations and workshops

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Crewecraft – building Crewe in Minecraft

The town of Crewe is to be re-created in Minecraft as part of a new educational and research project. The Heritage Lottery Fund ‘Young Roots’ programme has awarded almost £26,000 to fund the Crewecraft project, which is being delivered as part of SHIFT by Cheshire East Council’s cultural economy team,

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Introducing FREE PatternCraft Schools Workshops

PatternCraft is an analogue to digital punchcard reader that teaches the fundamentals of programming and encoding data through the write once medium of a physical punched card. With links to binary and the computing curriculum as a whole, PatternCraft is a cross curricula tool that can be used for in

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Digital Inspiration for Kids this Easter

SHIFT clicks into action for families once again over the Easter holidays from Friday 7 April with a free, hands-on programme designed to inspire little people with big ideas and digital dreams. Cheshire East’s borough-wide programme celebrating digital arts and tech in 2017 and beyond features hands-on activities, from exhibitions, installations

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Creative Digital Making for Families!

Get Creative this Half Term with the SHIFT programme, with a focus of hands on digital making activities introducing new technologies to young Cheshire East makers and their families.    SHIFT clicks into action for families from February with a family programme designed to inspire little people with big ideas and digital

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