Past Projects

What’s Been Happening?

Here are some of the past projects we have loved creating with communities across Peterborough.
Bretton Royalty

Bretton Royalty

Bretton Royalty (summer 2021) was inspired by a Bretton resident’s experiences of feeling like royalty during the 1995 Bretton Festival, when she was ‘Bretton Festival princess’ for the day. We extended this feeling of being made to feel special by your community, and celebrated Bretton residents.

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Millfield Festival 2021

Millfield Festival 2021

Millfield Festival 2021 was a family friendly celebration of arts, community, and culture in August 2021. Millfield Festival 2021 took place in venues around Millfield.

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Mint

Mint

Mint used art and creativity to reconnect with life and positive mental health as we emerged from the pandemic in Spring 2021. Artists Sam Roddan, Sue Shields and Emily Bowers to produced a series of workshops and projects that took the herb Mint as it’s inspiration.

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Lullaby For Peterborough

Lullaby For Peterborough

‘Lullaby for Peterborough’, was a project created in partnership with Murmuration Arts and new /soon-to-be mothers from across Peterborough. In summer 2021 they created a specially written lullaby for their babies.

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The Millfield Link

The Millfield Link

Millfield Link was an arts and heritage project in 2021 which celebrated stories and memories of everyday life in Millfield, Peterborough over the last fifty years or so.

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Create Late

Create Late

Create Late was an evening of creating and exploring Peterborough Museum after dark in November 2019. VR, spoken word, photobooths, and art.

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Barefoot Walking

Barefoot Walking

Read & watch: Environmental art therapy practitioner Sandra Keating exploring the physical, mental, emotional and physiological effects of grounding through barefoot walking practices.

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Current Projects

Blink of an Eye

Blink of an Eye

Blink of an Eye is one of our small commissions in Eye. Peterborough Presents wanted to use this short project to connect, develop and work with a local creative.

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Light up Eye

Light up Eye

12th November 2022
Light Up Eye creates a new sense of pride, weaving in creative talent from the community, also giving people in and out of the village a project that will support wellbeing at one of the darkest times of the year.  

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Westwood Walkway

Westwood Walkway

Westwood Walkway mural is a new community mural being installed in the walkway at Hampton Court Shops, Westwood. Work by Kaite Scott. Spring/Summer 2022.

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Want To Get Involved?

There's always something going on in Peterborough, so there are loads of ways you can get involved with our projects and events.
Just fill out the expression of interest form below with your contact details and let us know what kind of projects you'd like to join in with, then someone from Peterborough Presents will be in touch.