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Visioning a Creative and Cultural County (VCCC) Summer Project Day

Summer Project Day – 11 July 2023

Visioning a Cultural and Creative County (VCCC)

10.30                  Registration & refreshments

10.45                  Culture Leicestershire film & Introduction. Amanda Hanton

10.50                  Welcome with a difference.  Richard Knox, Tim Savage and Kirsty Ballard

11.00                  Guest speaker. Jon Sleigh

11.20                  Daniel Mutibwa and Sophie Frost. LCC Cultural Strategy Research Findings

11.35                  Colleague and partner feedback on the journey so far! Helen Harris, Kate Lister, Kath Perry & Ruth Singer

12.15                  Lunch and marketplace

1.00                    The Anand Mangal ladies

1.15                    Breakout sessions

  • Strategic Leaders – What can I do in my role to help realise the strategy? Daniel Mutibwa
  • Delivery staff – What we need to put it place to make the approach work on the ground. Sophie Frost
  • Volunteers and participants – Consolidation of role and remit of new Community Connectors Group. Claire Bradshaw
  • Creative Practitioners – Co-creation of good practice framework. Ruth Singer

2.15                    Feedback from breakout groups

2.55                    Q&A with project team

3.10                    Insight gathering.


3.20                    Doodle Art Reveal- Indre Rimselyte

Collaborative art share – Kateryna Lugar

3.30                    Thank you, Franne Wills, Head of Service, LCC, Libraries and Heritage Service

3.35                    Optional networking and refreshments

4.00                    Close


Contact Information

Daniel Mutibwa –

Dr Sophie Frost –

Amanda Hanton –

Franne Wills –

Catherine Rogers –

Jon Sleigh –

Helen Harris –

Ruth Singer –

Indre Rimselyte –

Kateryna Lugar –

Richard Knox –

Kath Perry –

Kate Lister –

Claire Bradshaw –

Culture Leicestershire –

Creative Leicestershire –

LCC Cultural Partners –

Venue Details:
Digital Culture Studio, Ground Floor,
David Wilson Library, University of Leicester,
University Road, Leicester LE1 7RH