Carousel welcomes two new Trustees to its diverse Board

Carousel welcomes two new Trustees to its diverse Board

Brighton’s learning disability-led arts charity Carousel has further strengthened its Board of Trustees with the appointment of two new members. Robbie Powell, learning disabled presenter and occasional stand-up comedian. Robbie has been involved with several Carousel...
It’s Awards Season at Carousel

It’s Awards Season at Carousel

The Oscars might have already happened, but it’s award season at Carousel as we’re shortlisted for not one, but three awards for our work this year.    Announced on 8 March, our Young Oska Bright project is nominated for a Creative Learning Guild Award in...
Louis Walkden releases new music video

Louis Walkden releases new music video

Carousel have been working with learning disabled musician Louis Walkden after he won one of Drake Music’s Emergent commissions for early-career Disabled artists. Funded by Help Musicians UK, the Emergent programme is designed to support Disabled musicians to...
Carousel Chorus is recruiting

Carousel Chorus is recruiting

Carousel is looking for singers to join the Carousel Chorus. If you love to sing, are aged between 18-25 and are available to come to weekly sessions on Tuesday evening, we’d love for you to be involved! We’re holding a taster session in Hove at 6.30pm on...
Mrs Sparkle included in BFI National Film Archive

Mrs Sparkle included in BFI National Film Archive

Oska Bright Film Festival’s Lead Programmer Matthew Hellett will have his film Mrs Sparkle included in the BFI National Film Archive as part of a significant collection of disability on screen. It’s so brilliant to be included in the BFI Archive. It gives...
Top 10 Reasons to come to the Blue Camel Club

Top 10 Reasons to come to the Blue Camel Club

Blue Camel Club is THE club night for learning disabled people and their friends. It’s held four times a year at The Old Market in Hove. We asked the Blue Camel Club committee members to tell us why you should come to the Blue Camel Club in December –...