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7th June 2019

An insight into the Access interview process

Here at Access Creative College, you will be invited to attend an interview prior to an offer being made. The idea of an interview alone tends to spark fear in the heart of our applicants. And I get it. It is a scary process. A lot of my...

31st May 2019

A Weekend At Love Saves The Day

On Saturday 25th May 2019, Bristol welcomed back Love Saves The Day to Eastville Park for a weekend of heavy bass and beats that will make you move. Love saves the day returned for its 8th festival to date, starting from a humble...

15th May 2019

Is stress getting to you? See if any of these tips can help

In association with Mental Health Awareness week we have put together a few everyday tips that can help to reduce stress. Stress can seem like a very normal part of day to day life, but the knock on effect can be really noticeable- espec...

Wild Paths Norwich
3rd May 2019

New Norwich Festival, Wild Paths, Announces Line Up

Wild Paths is a brand new city-wide music festival launching this year in Norwich. The festival will take over all of the city’s best-loved music venues for three days in October, showcasing an eclectic mix of emergent and established...

Download Festival
26th April 2019

Download Festival Debuts Mind the Dog

Download Festival, the world’s premiere rock event, has announced that a full mindfulness programme will be implemented in 2019 for the first time. Announced ahead of Mental Health Awareness week next month, the Mind The Dog initiative...

18th April 2019

Inside the Events Industry

The UK events industry is worth £42.3 billion to the UK economy and involves gigs and concerts, festivals, theatre shows, exhibitions and conferences. There are a growing number of outdoor events each year, with a particular...

10th April 2019

Jay Henry, Vocal session with students

He started the session with a vocal warm up, showing the students exercises on how to breathe and warm your voice up correctly. He explained the importance of the warm-up and demonstrated the correct exercises, and then got the...

Bristol Campus Launch
3rd April 2019

Bristol Launch

On 7th March 2019, after months of hard work, we opened the doors to  our brand new Bristol Campus for a few special guests to get a first look!. Our honoured guests included staff; without their hard work, the project wouldn’t...

ACC Industry Week
1st March 2019

ACC Industry Week

Access Creative College is really excited to be launching its first ever Industry Week on Monday 4th March. To celebrate National Careers Week, we have partnered with a range of Music, Media and Games leaders. They will be speaking to...

Post Malone Manchester
20th February 2019

ACC Live: Post Malone, Manchester Arena

Tuesday the 19th of February saw thousands of gig-goers head down to the Manchester Arena for the highly anticipated, sold-out Post Malone gig. Post (real name Austin Post) announced his European arena tour back in 2018. ACC was...

Slam Dunk Header
13th February 2019

Slam Dunk Festival reveals final names

Slam Dunk Festival, the unmissable pop-punk party of the summer, is delighted to reveal the final mind-blowing names for 2019’s instalment. Pop punks Neck Deep, As It Is, Boston Manor, A Loss For Words, Grandson, Press to Meco, A Story...

Belong Bristol
7th February 2019

Access X Belong Bristol

We are teaming up with Belong to host a series of 2-hour games workshops on the 20th February. Budding games developers will get the chance to learn how to create their favourite computer games. Each workshop will then be followed by a...

New Bristol Campus Access
5th February 2019

The Bristol Build: Follow the journey

Follow the build of your brand new Bristol city centre Campus without the need for a hard-hat or high-vis! We’re super excited to launch this high-tech, industry-led campus in Spring 2019 and we can’t wait for you to come and see what we...

Access Helen Anderz Bristol
25th January 2019

Access X Helen Anderz Bristol

Access Creative College is thrilled to announce we will be hosting an exclusive workshop with leading YouTuber and Blogger Helen Anderson in Bristol!...

3 Smoothies
24th January 2019

10 Tips to help and motivate you this January

Access Creative College are going all out this January to help keep you motivated throughout 2019. We have put together effortless tips on how to eat healthier and motivate yourself through this upcoming year. There are 10 to choose from...

Ed Sheeran Secret Speaker Ed Sheeran
7th December 2018

Ed Sheeran revealed as Access’ first Secret Speaker

Access Creative College set up Secret Speaker which are an exclusive set of events to give students a once in a lifetime opportunity to meet and ask questions to people who have excelled in their field. Our first Secret Speaker was Ed...

New Bristol Campus Access
30th October 2018

We’re Opening A New £5M Campus in Bristol City Centre!

In 2017 we celebrated our 25th Birthday, and what better way to look forward to another quarter of a century of creative education than by opening a new £5m state-of-the-art campus in one of Europe’s most creative cities....

Anastacia France Access Creative
25th September 2018

Meet the tutor: Anastacia France

For your next instalment of Meet the Tutor, it’s time to head to Birmingham to catch up with Games Design tutor Anastacia France. She tells us all about her career and how she is looking into using virtual reality for more than just...

17th September 2018

Life Of Syndicate

Tom Syndicate is a gaming Vlogger. To sum up what he does, he says ‘I film every day of my life and post it on my YouTube’. How modest for a guy who has over 2.5 million subscribers!...

Music 4 Mental Health
14th August 2018

Music 4 Mental Health

Monday 27 August - Reading and Leeds 2018 saw 200,000 festival fans indulge in outstanding sets from Kings Of Leon, Fall Out Boy, Kendrick Lamar, Panic! At The Disco...

A day in the life of an Artist Development Student
21st July 2018

A Day in the Life of an Artist Development Student

For those of you who don’t know, our Artist Development course deconstructs a music artist and teaches them to build themselves back up in a way that will enhance their music, brand and appeal....

Download Festival Dog
13th June 2018

See you next year Download

100,000 descended to Donington Park for Download Festival 2018. Headliners included: Ozzy Osbourne, Avenged Sevenfold and Guns N' Roses....

The Yogscast Office | Blog | Access Creative College
20th October 2017

A day at the Yogscast

The Yogscast, in their own words are a, ‘Minecraft and multiplayer comedy gaming with a silly dwarf, a handsome spaceman and the rest of the Yogscast family!’...

Neck Deep Band
19th October 2017

Sam Bowden: My life in music

You might recognise Sam Bowden from our previous news stories. For those of you that don’t, he is the lead guitarist of punk-pop band Neck Deep and ex -student at Lincoln....