Opportunities at The Turnpike


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Call out for Artists: Cycle-Inspired Family Workshop

Wigan Council is looking for an artist or creative practitioner to deliver a full day family workshop inspired by the Tour of Britain Women cycling event, set to finish in Leigh on Sunday 9th June.

The workshop will offer accessible creative activities inspired by cycling to engage and entertain family audiences visiting the event village.

How to apply

Please send a brief proposal by email to by Wednesday 29th May. The selected artist will be informed by Friday 31st May.

Please include:

  • A brief outline of the activities you intend to deliver.
  • Up to 5 images of the proposed activities or similar activities you have delivered in the past.
  • Links to your CV/online portfolio.

For any queries prior to applying please contact or call 01942 404469.