“It’s A Cavendish Thing” A Community TV Trust Production was premiered at The Hippodrome, Leicester Square 7th July 2016 Cavendish School is a special needs school in Southwark, south London, for 11-16 year olds referred from London’s boroughs. It was founded in 2000 by Managing Director Cheryl Stepton, has a school roll of around thirty … Continue reading ““It’s A Cavendish Thing””
“An open-minded, fun and accessible community ‘TV’ service, run as a forum for debate, the supply of information and promotion of local initiatives, talent and needs, has a vital role to play in multi-cultural, multi-faith C21st century Britain. Digital/cable TV and new media will be playing their part in urban regeneration and social cohesion.” Community … Continue reading “Southwark.TV Report available for download”
Funding has been raised to support more filmmaking at Southwark’s Cavendish School in Bermondsey. We are delighted to continue our work with this wonderful school and its excellent young people. The current project is scheduled to run till the end of January 2017.
The national platform that is the Community Channel via crowdfunding has found a way forward, not least due to Sky giving 50% of the target figure of £300,000. Congratulations to Caroline Diehl and her team! A Community Channel owned by the community offers a tantalising prospect: local media organisations together with local radio/TV stations could create … Continue reading “Community Channel – funding drive”
CTVT has worked with schools, PRUs, local authorities, community groups, companies and corporations, with mental health, disability, ex-offenders and the marginalised. Southwark Council Safer Southwark Partnership Dragon Cafe / Mental Fight Club Sustrans University of East London Metropolitan Housing Trust Community Action Network Education In Human Values St. Martin’s Estate Lambeth E-Learning Newham Young People’s … Continue reading “CTVT’s Spectrum of Clients”
The CTVT Board is considering a three-year project for the period Autumn 2017 to Spring 2020. We have been reflecting on our recent activities in mental health service users, special needs education for 11-16 year olds, and the adult disability sector. Documentary work producing formal fifty minute and half hour films – for Bede House, … Continue reading “New Work / 2016 & Beyond”