Stimulating Training and Development Opportunities for Creative Entrepreneurs


Are you a creative, craft or cultural business in rural County Durham? Do you want to take advantage of free support coming to Stanhope that is designed especially for you? Rural, small-scale creative businesses have needs that aren’t always covered by generic business development schemes – so the team has designed a programme of events shaped around you.


Drop by to see the Creative Fuse North East team at Durham Dales Centre in Stanhope for a chat, free cake, and chance to learn more about the exciting opportunities coming up in 2018: student placements, direct support and workshops about creativity, digital development, finding funding, and teaching your art.

Taking place at: Durham Dales Visitor Centre, Castle Gardens, Stanhope, DL13 2FJ on Tuesdsay 13th February, 9.30am – 4.30pm, Room B5

If you’d like to learn more but can’t pop by, email: or Find out more about Creative Fuse at


(Creative Fuse NE is a project involving all five of the NE region’s universities and supported by the European Regional Development Fund.)