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Link to Darnhill page

Link to Tell us another one page

Another succesful event:

Scribble Festival 2015

Our Tell Us Another One annual literature celebration was a great

gathering for people with a creative enthusiasm for words. With presentations, Q&As, workshops and live performances by Jenna G, Chris Killen, Kamila Rymajdo, Reece Williams, Shirley May or Shamshad Kha








Like what we do?


You can now donate by

text to Cartwheel Arts! Simply text CART22 followed by the amount that you would like to donate (so text CART22 £2 if you want to donate £2)

to 70070.
All of the money that you donate will come straight to Cartwheel, so that we can carry on doing all the fabulous things we do!


Cartwheel Arts promotes social inclusion, cohesion, diversity and regeneration through community participation in vibrant, innovative, high-quality arts projects.  

Experience work at Cartwheel Arts

We are pleased to welcome our new addition to the team: Roxy.

Roxy is doing a placement from MMU at Cartwheel Arts as part of her Social Care studies.

She is bubbly, hardworking, always with a postivie attitude and a nice smile.

Welcome to \Cartwheel Arts!



Annual General Meeting

17 November 2015

17:15 - 20:00

Venue TBC

Open to Cartwheel Arts members and general public


Read below what our last apprentice said about us...

"Working at Cartwheel was a brilliant opportunity to be a part of such diverse and worthwhile work with the community", Ashleigh Chaffey, Cartwheel Intern 2014

Have a read at the stories, exploits, experiences and heroic adventures as a Cartwheel Arts intern last year at Ashleigh Chaffey's blog





Read our latest article Knocking down Barriers to Wellbeing 

Cartwheel Arts featured by Arts Professional article Demonstrating Impact. Read more here.

The Cultural Commissioning Programme, funded by Arts Council England and delivered by NCVO, has published a case study on Cartwheel's work in Art for Wellbeing funded by the Heywood Middleton and Rochdale Clinical Commissioning Group. You can read the case study here.

Cartwheel Arts' All Well and Good project has been Highly Commended as part as the Art, Mental Health & Wellbeing Award by the National Positive Practice Awards.

Art & Soul begin a busy exhibition period.  The group sculpture, Columns of Reflection, is now on permanent display at Springhill Hospice. Their exhibition Festivals is at Heywood Sports Village. Art & Soul are an art group for adults living or working in Rochdale Borough who have experienced mental health issues.

For more information about the group please contact

Kerry on 01706 361300 or

More information and lovely pictures on our blog

  We use a wide range of media to initiate, and respond to, project opportunities in Rochdale and surrounding areas, as well as promoting the development of the arts and examples of good practice ac  





Scribble Magazine issue#19 is up for grabs!


The new edition of Scribble, the community issue, is out now and available in your local library if you live in Rochadle, Bury, Oldhgam, Bolton, Wigan or Blackburn. The online edition can viewed here


Blackwheel, is available online or on paper. Please go to our resources to read it, download it or buy it.


We have lots of beautiful publications available for you to download, including all the back issues of Scribble magazine. Some books and magazines are out of stock, but others are available by post -  let us know if you want a print copy.

We are looking into the future with excitement and a collection of new projects so keep up to date through Facebook, twitter or sign for our newsletter here or sending an email with subject 'sign me up for newsletter.


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