York Dance Space: Reflections on iMOVE and ideas for the Open Brief

6th March 2020 Initial call The project recruited from 16 different schools through an open call. The initial call was for a performance in the car park – that was the draw. The city centre? The young people involved felt that the city centre was not a place for them. The places they do go … Read more York Dance Space: Reflections on iMOVE and ideas for the Open Brief

The Open Brief Walks – 26th Jan / 2nd Feb 2020

Having got the Open Brief to a draft version which we had discussed at length with the council and with members of the Advisory Group, it was time to take it for a walk around the Castle Gateway area with members of the public – some of whom had been involved with previous events but … Read more The Open Brief Walks – 26th Jan / 2nd Feb 2020

My Castle Gateway: Pasts and Futures

Hilton Tower Restaurant 7th December 2019, Drop In 11am-12noon, The Green Howards and the South African War Memorial, York Army Museum 12noon-5pm, Various events from Hilton Tower Restaurant Read the full programme Join us on 7th December to delve into the histories of the Castle and Eye of York and to join the conversation about … Read more My Castle Gateway: Pasts and Futures

My Castle Gateway: Exploring the Masterplan Ideas Launch Event

25th and 26th November 2017 9.30-5pm. Various locations. Schedule below. Drop in. You walked. You shared what mattered to you. You imagined what you’d do in a future Castle Gateway. You wrote on post it notes and posted on social media. We are now able to share the Masterplan ideas for the future of the … Read more My Castle Gateway: Exploring the Masterplan Ideas Launch Event

My Castle Gateway: The Power of the Dark Side

By Gareth Wilce, Senior Communications Manager for Economy and Place, City of York Council   Two brave groups of York residents stayed up past their bed-time one Wednesday in August for possibly the most different event of this very different approach to public engagement.    For those of you who don’t know, My Castle Gateway … Read more My Castle Gateway: The Power of the Dark Side

Perspectives on Castle Gateway: a photography event in collaboration with York Past and Present

Perspectives on Castle Gateway: a photography event in collaboration with York Past and Present 20th July, meet 3pm outside York Castle Museum, meet us from 4pm at Weatherspoons to discuss the area and add your ideas. Do you like taking and sharing photographs of York? Are you interested in the Castle Gateway area and want … Read more Perspectives on Castle Gateway: a photography event in collaboration with York Past and Present