Annual Conference and Housing Exhibition 2017 - 19-20th September

The National Housing Federation's Annual Conference and Housing Exhibition 2017 is back. Join over 2000 senior housing professionals from 19-20 September to reflect, learn and inspire each other to be bold and ambitious.Read more

Open Studios - Studio 306

Studio 306 n are opening their studios to the public and showcasing their wonderful arts and craft products.Read more

‘Let's Talk Good Finance’ in Stafford - 27 September

Social investment is often seen as a London-centric activity. It can be harder for social enterprises and charities outside of the capital to access social investors and gain a better understanding of the financial products available.Read more

Delivering Devolution – The Role of New Public Service Delivery Models: 28 September

This free event will explore how commissioners and providers can work together to implement the devolution agenda in areas such as health, social care, children’s services, libraries and skills. The prize is significant: more locally tailored, joined-up and effective services. The challenge is how to deliver on this promise in practice.Read more

Thank God It's Social: Co-working Friday's for Social Entrepreneurs

Join us on the last Friday of the month for a day of co-working and an evening of drinks with our like minded community of social entrepreneurs. Whether you are interested in becoming a member, or just want to come in for the day, Thank God It's Social (or #TGIS for short) is a great opportunity to see the Impact Hub King's Cross community in action.Read more

Reporting on Social Value: Good News, Fake News, and the need for Social Audit! - 20th October

The Social Audit Network is pleased to announce our 2017 Gathering - Reporting on Social Value - Good News, Fake News, and the need for Social Audit! We are holding two mini-conferences in one: focusing on accounting for social, environmental and economic impacts & the process and practicalities of social audit.Read more

Derbyshire Creative Stay - 20th October

Staying in the picturesque village of Tansley a lovely location for plein air drawing/painting/photography. You will also be able to take part in your choice from a variety of creative activities indoors and outdoors including: writing, wire work bracelets, silk painting, watercolours, watercolour pencils, charcoal, soft pastels, oil pastels, acrylics, pyrography, pendant making, collage, mixed media, needle felting, polymer clay modelling.Read more

‘Let's Talk Good Finance’ (for Arts & Culture based orgs) - Birmingham - 24 October

Social investment is often seen as a London-centric activity. It can be harder for social enterprises and charities outside of the capital to access social investors and gain a better understanding of the financial products available.Read more

Meet The Buyers Fair Telefonica UK Slough Offices - 9th November 2017

Helping Social Enterprises engage with larger business procurement and stakeholders, the free Meet The Buyers Fair is an informal event where Social Enterprises and SMEs are invited to browse stalls held by industry leader procurement representatives.Read more

NCVO/BWB Trustee Conference 2017: Good governance in action - 14th November

Join 400 colleagues from across the sector at the leading annual event for trustees to explore what good governance looks like for modern charities.Read more

Locality Convention 2017 - 14th November

Locality Convention 2017 is an exciting two day event bringing together hundreds of people across the country involved in helping their local communities thrive. This year is all about putting the power back into the hands of the community!Read more

Relaxing Arts & Crafts Residential Weekend: 16th -19th February

Join us on this creative retreat and enjoy a variety of fulfilled and mindful activities including: painting + drawing + writing + jewellery making + silk painting + watercolours + watercolour pencils + charcoal + soft pastels + oil pastels + acrylics + photography + collage + mixed media + needle felting + polymer clay modelling/sculpting.Read more