MarketPlace, has you at its heart. Our mission is to work with local people to create exciting, innovative and fun creative experiences across the unique landscape of Fenland and the Forest Heath area of West Suffolk.

We are part of the Creative People and Places programme, developed by Arts Council England with support from National Lottery funds.

Want to know what we’re up to? Explore our upcoming activity and recent projects

St George’s Festival returns to Fenland in 2024! 

Keep an eye on our socials for more upcoming activities to get involved with in the run-up to next year’s event. In the mean-time, check out this captivating footage of the dragon parade from this year’s festival.

Creativity is a vital part of everyday life. We want more people to have the chance to create and experience high quality and ambitious arts in the places where they live.

Join writer Belona Greenwood for a series of free creative writing workshops exploring what it is to live and work in Fenland and Forest Heath. Designed for beginners and those with experience of writing.

Dates for online Voices of Forest and Fen workshops 19:30 – 21:30
Session 1: Tuesday 21 November
Session 2: Tuesday 28 November
Session 3: Tuesday 5 November
Session 4: Tuesday 12 December
Break for Christmas
Session 5: Tuesday 16 January
Session 6: Tuesday 30 January