The next Regulatory Committee meeting is tomorrow

As we already know, free grassroots arts events are now illegal. Tomorrow the Council’s Regulatory Committee will consider a report which suggests that for an interim period of six months Public Entertainment Licenses WILL be required and there WILL be

The next Regulatory Committee meeting is tomorrow

As we already know, free grassroots arts events are now illegal. Tomorrow the Council’s Regulatory Committee will consider a report which suggests that for an interim period of six months Public Entertainment Licenses WILL be required and there WILL be

A follow-up post from the plague pit

I had planned a massive follow-up post for April 2nd, covering all the many events I had been to and taken part in on the 1st. Alas, the best laid plans of mice and Jen… I reckoned without a bout

A follow-up post from the plague pit

I had planned a massive follow-up post for April 2nd, covering all the many events I had been to and taken part in on the 1st. Alas, the best laid plans of mice and Jen… I reckoned without a bout

It's all too complicated

Why We Need A Little April Foolery

With only days to go before April Foolery, I’ve had people asking me questions like this: But why do we need to do this? Haven’t Edinburgh Council already said they  won’t charge anyone? I can see why people would think

It's all too complicated

Why We Need A Little April Foolery

With only days to go before April Foolery, I’ve had people asking me questions like this: But why do we need to do this? Haven’t Edinburgh Council already said they  won’t charge anyone? I can see why people would think

Bobby is never gonna give you up

April Foolery Events: The UPDATED Story So Far

By its nature, April Foolery is going to be the kind of event where lots of things happen at the last minute. Spontaneity is fantastic, and I love the idea that events will happen and you’ll just have to be

Bobby is never gonna give you up

April Foolery Events: The UPDATED Story So Far

By its nature, April Foolery is going to be the kind of event where lots of things happen at the last minute. Spontaneity is fantastic, and I love the idea that events will happen and you’ll just have to be

Resting and saving himself to be right for the Jellicle moon and the Jellicle ball.

How To Participate In A Little April Foolery

First, think up an event! A Little April Foolery is about celebrating Scotland’s grassroots arts in all its many forms. The range of events taking place will extend as far as our imaginations allow. Events must be free to attend

Resting and saving himself to be right for the Jellicle moon and the Jellicle ball.

How To Participate In A Little April Foolery

First, think up an event! A Little April Foolery is about celebrating Scotland’s grassroots arts in all its many forms. The range of events taking place will extend as far as our imaginations allow. Events must be free to attend

How it Went in Glasgow

Scottish Local Authorities are threatening to impose a new regime from 1st April requiring all events, free or not, whether for 1 day or 1 year to be licensed.  Obtaining such a license can be expensive and can take weeks

How it Went in Glasgow

Scottish Local Authorities are threatening to impose a new regime from 1st April requiring all events, free or not, whether for 1 day or 1 year to be licensed.  Obtaining such a license can be expensive and can take weeks

Can’t Bear to Look?

There have been a good spread of articles regarding the new Public Entertainment Licenses to be required in Edinburgh, and it’s been pretty straightforward for people to express how they feel about it. It’s been well covered on the net,

Can’t Bear to Look?

There have been a good spread of articles regarding the new Public Entertainment Licenses to be required in Edinburgh, and it’s been pretty straightforward for people to express how they feel about it. It’s been well covered on the net,