Hydro Project: Artist Opportunity

Global Grooves is commissioning an artist or collective to create a piece of site-specific artwork to be exhibited at our home, The Vale, in response to our micro hydro project. […]

The Vale Goes Solar

We are delighted to be able to share that Global Grooves have been awarded a Sustainability Fund grant from Saddleworth Community Hydro for The Vale. This funding is a big step towards our […]

Community Knowledge Fund

We’re delighted to announce that we have been awarded a Community Knowledge Fund grant from UKRI and will be working with The Young Foundation to develop our skills in community led […]

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Cotton Carnival 2023

Cotton Carnival is BACK and ready to hit the streets in 2023! This is your invitation to join us in creating a special carnival performance to celebrate the relaunch of […]

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Craft Pack Collections

We are appealing for donations for craft packs to donate to Mossley food bank for Christmas We are aiming to create 30 craft packs filled with fun and crafty stationary […]


The financial backing it will receive from Arts Council England, will also help towards the running costs of The Vale in Mossley. The Vale is a Carnival centre and community hub, housing the Northern Carnival Centre of Excellence, hosting live performances and film nights, and providing free family activities every week.