The Vale Supports St John’s Band Mossley

The Vale is proud to be able to support St John’s Band (Mossley) with some free rehearsal room hire for their new programme of one to one tuition. Following a successful funding application St John’s band is now spending every Tuesday evening up-skilling their young players with some additional one to one tuition outside of […]

The Vale Music Ensemble 2016

What’s it all about? In summer 2015 Bangdrum CIC (based at The Vale) piloted The Vale Music Ensemble. A brand new 50 piece youth ensemble that brought together young people from all over Greater Manchester. The project was a huge success with ensemble writing their own music, creating / recording a CD and performing at […]

The Vale Goes LIVE !

We are pleased to announce our new live music programme.  Once a month we will be bringing the very best local and international acts to the hills of Mossley. At our first ‘monstrous’  live event we transformed our performance space into an intimate and friendly Jazz bar.  The venue looked and sounded fabulous with new […]

The Vale Supports Mossley Lantern Parade

We have been hard at work looking at new and innovative ways of supporting our local community. With national cuts in arts, culture and community services taking even more of a bashing over the next few years, we have been exploring ways to combat this issue head on. With continued and brutal cuts on public […]


Wow, what an amazing opening programme we have had so far at The Vale.. Over 500 tickets sold, full houses at nearly every event, amazing performers and artists, beautiful new connections, people from all walks of life attending and lots and lots of love, support and kind words from our local community. Truly incredible. What […]

Nearly ready for lift off!!

We have been very busy over the last few weeks, designing brochures, organising mail-outs, painting floors, connecting with communities, installing satellite dishes, re-wiring the electrics, testing our tech and refurbishing old theatre seats. Not to mention licensing, stock taking, removing 5 skips of trash and selling out our first two cinema events. Its been a […]

The Vale launches its new website

After lots of ‘wordpressing’, hours of code modifications and several cups of tea later we have finally published our official website! Leon Patel and Creative Pundits have spent the last few weeks putting together our new website and now its finally ready to launch. Here you can find all of latest news, opportunities and details […]

The vale music ensemble

Produced by Bangdrum CIC, The Vale Music Ensemble was a Foundation for Youth Music funded project that offered young people in Greater Manchester the chance to come together and form a 50-piece mega band. During the project the young musicians had opportunity to work with internationally acclaimed music leaders, record their own CD and perform […]

The Vale has new theatre seats

A huge thanks to the Muni Theatre in Colne for their fantastic support and contribution of 60 new teared theatre seats to be installed in the venue very soon. These will be refurbished ready for our launch in September. We cant wait to see The Vale full of life with sell out shows and events […]