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News Archive

Below are all the older news items and events.


Live graffiti battle and DJ soundsystem from 7:00pm to midnight, Saturday 1st September.

Photos of the Exhibition

A selection of photos of the exhibition in the Old Gallery, some showing the artists. The exhibition will run 11am to 6pm, Monday to Saturday until the end of September.

Austerity Games

Sunday 29th July, 4-6:30pm :A theatrical triathlon of physical storytelling, British wit and slapstick with a dash of Dickens.


An exhibition by independent artists in The Old Gallery on Saturday 4th August, 12:00pm - 12 midnight.

Volunteer Open Morning

Bromford Support are holding an open morning at the Old Library on Friday 3rd August about their exciting volunteering opportunities across South Warwickshire.

Fund Raiser 14th July

We're holding a fund raiser event in The Old Library on Saturday 14th July from 7:00pm to midnight.

Arts and Crafts for Kids

We are starting a creative weekend activity where kids from 6 to 12 years old can try different craft techniques, develop skills and have lots of fun.

Hall for Hire

There is currently a medium-sized hall available for hire for meetings / events, etc.

Summer Activities

Two new activities in the Old Library for children over the school holidays.

Leamington Spa Dance Bazaar

Want to learn to dance? Belly, Salsa, Tap or Ballet? Come along on Sunday 19th August 2012 11am to 4pm. Free entry!


Jelly, a casual co-working event for people working at home, is taking place every Monday in the Old Library.

Holistic Summer Fayre

The Holistic Health Care Agency are holding an Holistic Summer Fayre in the Old Library on Saturday 14 July, 10am to 5pm. Entrance free.

Siren Games Research

The European Siren research project is holding two game design workshops for children in the Old Library on 16th and 17th June.

Judy's Vintage Fair

Judy's Affordable Vintage Fair in the Old Library, Saturday 26th May, 11:00 - 16:00. Entry £2.

Quick report on the EGM

A short report on the results of the Extraordinary General Meeting on Wednesday May 9, 2012

Vintage Dance Night

A retro night of fun and frolics with music and dancing from the 1920s to the 1950s featuring the Warwick University Big Band. Saturday 26th May 7:30 to 11:30.

Fund Raiser 18 May

Live music fund raiser in the Old Library, Friday 18 May 7:30 to midnight.

How you can help

What you can do to help to save Bath Place Community Venture.

New Beginnings

The New Beginnings course to help women discover their potential is being held in the Old Library on Monday 21st May.

Saving a Century

The Victorian Society’s golden anniversary photographic exhibition, Saving a Century, will be at The Old Library from 2 to 31 May.

Fashion Victim Ball

Fashion Victim Ball, Saturday 14th April 2012 in the Old Library, to support Bath Place Community Venture.

Teatro Theatre performance

Teatro Theatre – a youth theatre group - are putting on performance with a difference at the Spa Centre on Saturday 14th & 15th April.

March e-bulletin

The March 2012 e-bulletin, giving the latest news about Bath Place Community Venture, is available for download.

Warwick University Events

Photos from the two events in the Old Library on Friday March 9th organised by Warwick University.

Low Carbon Audit

Interesting views of the Old Library in a short video about a Low Carbon Retrofit Case Study on the building.

Networking Mummies Petition

Networking Mummies have started a petition to support the continuation of Bath Place Community Venture in the Old Library.

AMA Spring 2012 Exhibition

The Association of Midland Artists are holding an exhibition of work in the BPCV Atrium until 2nd April 2012.

Warwickshire Walks

Downloadable version of the 18 walks in Dick Leith's book, 'A Border Walk in South-east Warwickshire'.

Recruitment Fayre

Networking Mummmies UK are holding a Recruitment Fayre in BPCV on 23rd February 2012.

The Future of the Old Library

The Leamington Courier carried a very good article in its issue on 27th Jan 2012 on the future of the Old Library building.

Annual General Meeting

You are invited to our AGM at 7:00pm on Tuesday 21st February 2012 in the Old Library.

Half Term Activities

Two free and fun workshops during half term week, on Mon 13th and Thurs 16th February.

First e-bulletin released

The first issue of our e-bulletin has been sent out to all the Friends of Bath Place Community Venture.

New Activities at the Old Library

A number of new, regular activities are starting in the Old Library, ranging from a job club to ballroom dancing.

Photos of Christmas lunch

Here are a selection of the photos taken at the Christmas lunch on Tuesday 20th December.

Christmas Day food kitchen

This Christmas Day the Bath Place Community Venture is opening its doors to the Community, with free food served between 12 noon and 2pm.

Macbeth production a success

The University of Warwick Shakespeare Society's production of Macbeth on 2dn to 5th December was a sell out on all four nights.

Holistic Therapies in the Happy Room

Holistic therapies are now available in the Happy Room provided by Elaine Corry, a trained Holistic Therapist.

The Birthday Bash

Here's a brief overview of our successful Birthday Bash on Saturday 12th November.

Become a Friend of Bath Place Community Venture

Become a Friend and support our work in enabling local disadvantaged people gain access to facilities, support, information and education.

Leamington Community Kitchen in BPCV

From Sunday 27th Nov 2011 the Leamington Community Kitchen will be giving meals to the community every Sunday between 12pm and 2pm.

Young Greens annual convention in BPCV

The weekend of 28th, 29th and 30th October saw the Young Greens, the youth wing of the Green Party of England and Wales, hosting their annual convention at The Old Library

Warwick University Law Clinic coming to BPCV

The Warwick University Law Clinic is a brand new, free legal advice service coming soon to Bath Place Community Venture.

Photos of the Veggie Table Cafe relaunch on Wed 26th October

On Wed 26th Oct 2011 the new, improved Veggie Table Cafe had its relaunch.

Photos of the Halloween party on Wed 26th October

Some photos of the childrens Halloween Party held in the Old Library on 26th October in aid of Warwick Hospital Special Baby Unit.

AMA Autumn 2011 exhibition

The Association of Midland Artists is holding a group exhibition in the Atrium until 24 November 2011.

Tudor band

Warwickshire County Music Service (CMS) is holding the rehearsals for the Tudor Band at Bath Place Community Venture on Friday evenings.

New Youth Orchestra in the Midlands

Spires Music plan to create a new youth symphony orchestra, and are holding the rehearsals in the Atrium on Thursday evenings.

Raise the roof

There will be a big benefit gig for Warwick young homeless charity Roof at Bath Place on Saturday 16th July at 8:00pm.

Business English Certificate (BEC) course

BPCV will be offering a Business English Certificate (BEC) course starting in September 2011.

Wellbeing Exchange open meeting

Springfield Mind is holding a meeting for anyone who would potentially be interested in establishing a self-help group for those affected by mental health

'Home' - photos of the opening

Photos from the opening of the exhibition of work from the 'Home' project jointly run by the Mayday Trust and the Community Arts Workshop held in the Bath Place Community Venture Atrium.

The Real Big Society

An article on how we believe 'Asset Based Community Development' can potentially form the foundations of sustainable community organisations.

Bath Place

The Leamington Courier ran an article about the future of Bath Place in its 11th Feb 2011 issue.

The Hairy Bikers

The Veggie Table Cafe meets the Hairy Bikers

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