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Here's the latest from Plymouth Music Zone...

HALF A MILLION POUND BIG LOTTERY FUND GRANT TO HELP PMZ TUNE INTO ISOLATED COMMUNITIES

12th July 2016

Plymouth Music Zone is celebrating after receiving a major grant from the Big Lottery Fund. The charity has secured £500,000 of funding to expand its existing award winning work tackling loneliness and isolation. The ‘Changing Tunes’ programme will use a wide range of music activities and digital technology to help change the way people of all ages think about themselves a…

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HALF A MILLION POUND BIG LOTTERY FUND GRANT TO HELP PMZ TUNE INTO ISOLATED COMMUNITIES

OLYMPIC AND PARALYMPIC LEGACY FUNDER SINGLES OUT PLYMOUTH MUSIC ZONE

9th June 2016

A panel of young people from across the UK belonging to national funder ‘Spirit of 2012’ has chosen Plymouth Music Zone as one of their first recipient projects nationally.  The youth panel awarded almost £50,000 for the Devonport music charity’s ‘Rhythm and Respect’ project.  The one year programme will use music to bring people of all generati…

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OLYMPIC AND PARALYMPIC LEGACY FUNDER SINGLES OUT PLYMOUTH MUSIC ZONE

NEW RESEARCH ON PMZ SHOWS MUSIC BOOSTS RELATIONSHIPS & COMMUNITIES

18th May 2016

New research on Plymouth Music Zone shows music boosts relationships and social bonding leading to improved wellbeing and stronger communities.  It comes within days of a report published as part of Mental Health Awareness week by the Mental Health Foundation that said people's wellbeing is being adversely affected by not investing more time in relationships.  The report by in…

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NEW RESEARCH ON PMZ SHOWS MUSIC BOOSTS RELATIONSHIPS & COMMUNITIES