Black Poetry Day 2020

Black Poetry Day 2020 For Black Poetry Day 2020 Space2’s Community Worker, Poet and Facilitator Natalie Davies has performed three original poems pertaining to the black experience, exploring a range of subjects such as Eurocentric beauty ideals, influential figures in black activism and inter-generational migration.

Unlocked 5 – The Heritage Edition

Unlocked 5: the Heritage Edition Unlocked is the lockdown ‘zine for East Leeds – a small piece that’s big on information.  This is the heritage edition, delving into some of the iconic and historical buildings in LS8 and celebrating what makes an area great – the people. It also contains a wealth of information and resources relating to coronavirus, what’s …

Unsung Words booklet

Unsung Words booklet  Our ‘Unsung Words’ booklet celebrates writing for wellbeing and the poetry from our Clear Out Your Closet collective, a user-led support group facilitated by poet, writer and wellbeing expert Michelle Scally Clark. To view and download the PDF, click here. .

Home Sweet Home booklet

Home Sweet Home booklet  Our ‘Home Sweet Home’ booklet is all about using innovative ways to create textile art, inspired by the concept of home, inviting this to be thought about in a constructive and hopeful way. This concept is made particularly pertinent by the COVID-19 pandemic, where home has been at the forefront of discussion. 

Easy Art booklet

Easy Art booklet  Our ‘Easy Art’ booklet is all about using innovative ways to create art with resources easily available at home, making creating art both engaging and accessible.   

Easing out of lockdown and supporting our communities

Easing out of lockdown and supporting our communities  Although lockdown measures due to COVID-19 (coronavirus) are no longer in place in Leeds, there’s still some government restrictions and guidelines on how we now navigate our day-to-day lives. It’s still vital to look after our mental wellbeing and maintain community spirit during this time. Thankfully, here at Space2 we’ve managed to …

Inspiration & Ideas booklet

Inspiration & Ideas booklet  As part of our ‘Life as a Masterpiece’ theme, our creative wellbeing packs included this bespoke art booklet by artist Tony Stephenson, aiming to engage and inspire young people. Take a look at the full digital edition below.

Orion summer activities

Orion summer activities   Check out our timetable of all the great activities that are still going on in and around East Leeds this summer! 

Unlocked 4

Unlocked 4 – test and trace edition Unlocked is the lockdown ‘zine for East Leeds – a small piece that’s big on information.  This is the Test and Trace edition, more affectionately introduced here by our own Tess & Trace; this follows our strategy of delivering essential information in a more relevant fashion for our readers in LS8 & LS9. …