The Leeds & Liverpool Canal powered the Industrial Revolution
in Pennine Lancashire.

200 years on from the canal’s birth we want to stage a new creative revolution, this time powered by art and people.


Meet Our Artists – Jean McEwan

"I work with people and I make things. Often I do the two things together."

Open call for a socially engaged commission with Tate Liverpool

Super Slow Way and Tate Liverpool are launching an open call for a socially engaged practitioner to deliver a commission in Spring 2017.


Seeing a bear in a tree – Reflections by Jean Mcewan

Artist Jean Mcewan shares her beautiful reflections on her time working with Circle of Friends.

Kinara Festival: Weekend One

From a two-day workshop, bringing local poets' words to life, to a stunning performance from Lemn Sissay, Love & Etiquette Founder Rizwan Iqbal discusses the wonderful start to Kinara Festival.
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