There are lots of different ways that you can participate in the Basildon Creative People & Places Programme. Aside from signing up to be a Community Voice and attending upcoming events and activities, we also have a ton of micro projects on the go! Check out the opportunities below and get in touch if any of them tickle your fancy!

Do you have a creative idea?

 Do you have creative ideas that you’d like to turn into a reality? Are you already working on a creative project you’d like to share? Are you hoping to access commissions through the BasildON Creative People and Places programme? Do you just want to find out more about BasildON Creative People and Places and how…


Do you have a unique passion or hobby that you want to share with the world? Or perhaps you know a super talented local who deserves to be recognised for their awesome skills?! We’re on a mission to create a film dedicated to celebrating Basildon and all the wonderful creativity that takes places in our…

Apply for Open Lab

Open Lab is a brand new programme from BasildON Creative People and Places that supports innovative and creative, community engagement projects in Basildon.  Applications for the first round are now closed, however we received a bevy of fantastic proposals and want to thank everyone that applied this time round. From here, the Creative Pioneer panel…

Creative Pioneer Panel

Always got an opinion? Want to see events and activities in Basildon that matter to local people? Then become a Creative Pioneer! Nominate yourself or someone you know today.