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Latest news, case studies, benefits about Rockhaq

Club Rockhaq Workshops Are Coming In 2019
1 week ago

Club Rockhaq Workshops Are Coming In 2019

We’re pleased to announce Club Rockhaq workshops are coming to Leicester and Leicestershire Libraries. Thanks to Arts Council England, Leicester City Council Braunstone Ward Funding, Paul and Elaine at Leicester City

Rockhaq Workshops at Everybody’s Reading Festival 2018
3 months ago

Rockhaq Workshops at Everybody’s Reading Festival 2018

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We’re pleased to reveal that we’re running some special Rockhaq Workshops at Everybody’s Reading Festival 2018. A very big thanks to Paul and Elaine at Leicester City Libraries and Kim at Oadby Library for their support and time to help us run these upcoming writer’s workshops.
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Flawless: Writing East Midlands Writer’s Den, University of Derby, 16 June 2018
6 months ago

Flawless: Writing East Midlands Writer’s Den, University of Derby, 16 June 2018

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We were invited to run our unique Music Journalism workshops at the Writing East Midlands Writer’s Den at the weekend. This year’s event took place at The University of Derby on Saturday 16 June. We chose the mighty Beyonce to inspire and guide the young writers taking part in the Writing East Midlands Writer’s Den. But we found that this team of 40 young writers were pretty much #flawless already.
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Journalism Workshop in Derbyshire
10 months ago

Journalism Workshop in Derbyshire

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We’ve just finished our second Music Journalism workshop at Ashbourne Library in Derbyshire for the Writing East Midlands Young Writer’s Group. The first workshop took place on 6 February 2018 and catered for 8-11 year olds. Last night’s workshop was for 12-16 year olds and we saw just as much talent and hard work in the senior writer’s group. We even had a parent eager to join The Rockhaq Community at the end 😉
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Music Journalism Workshop at Ashbourne Library, Derbyshire
10 months ago

Music Journalism Workshop at Ashbourne Library, Derbyshire

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We’ve just carried out a special Music Journalism workshop at Ashbourne Library for the Writing East Midlands Young Writer’s Group. We’re running two separate workshops for different age groups. The first of these took place last night (6 February 2018) and catered for Year 4 to Year 7 students, who were all 8-11 years old. Although this is the youngest group we’ve worked with yet, the writers simply blew us away with their talent and enthusiasm for music journalism.
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Writing East Midlands Young Writer’s Groups Workshops
11 months ago

Writing East Midlands Young Writer’s Groups Workshops

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We’re pleased to announce that we’ve been invited to run some special Writing East Midlands Young Writer’s Groups workshops in Derby during February 2018.
As part of these unique music journalism workshops, we will work with two separate Young Writer’s Groups at Ashbourne Library. The two groups consist of the Juniors Writing Squad, made up of school years 4-7, and the Seniors Writing Squad, made up of school years 8-11.
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Music Journalism Workshop at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall
1 year ago

Music Journalism Workshop at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall

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Following news of our Rockhaq Academy programme with Nottinghamshire Music Hub, here’s an update on how our workshops and events are going so far. We’ve been working with Year 10 music students from Tuxford Academy in Newark and on Friday (December 1), we all met for a special live music journalism workshop at Nottingham Royal Concert Hall.
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Rockhaq Academy with Nottinghamshire Music Hub
1 year ago

Rockhaq Academy with Nottinghamshire Music Hub

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We’re pleased to launch Rockhaq Academy with Nottinghamshire Music Hub over this academic year (2017-2018).
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School Literacy Workshops: Moat Community College
2 years ago

School Literacy Workshops: Moat Community College

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We’re pleased to announce that we’ve been invited to run all day workshops at Moat Community College’s first ever Literacy Festival. This takes place at Moat Community College in Leicester on Thursday 13 July 2017.
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English Teacher Workshops: School Hub Conference, Leicester
2 years ago

English Teacher Workshops: School Hub Conference, Leicester

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We’re pleased to announce that we’re running teacher workshops at the Leicestershire Schools English Hub Conference. This takes place at Judgemeadow Community College on Saturday 13 May 2017.
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