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PMZ WINS TOP REGIONAL AWARD FOR 'IMPACT'

17th April 2014

Plymouth Music Zone has picked up the Best Overall Impact Award at the inaugural South West Impact Awards. The South West Impact Awards 2014 were organised by South West Forum to recognise the work of 'social purpose organisations' in measuring and communicating the difference they make. They’re the first awards of their kind in the UK and were presented by Dame Suzi Leather at a …

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PMZ WINS TOP REGIONAL AWARD FOR 'IMPACT'

UNIVERSITY RESEARCHERS SAY PMZ REDUCES LONELINESS AMONG OLDER PEOPLE

4th April 2014

A new report by Plymouth University says Plymouth Music Zone's work has a powerful impact on reducing isolation and improving the wellbeing of older people in residential homes across the city. The charity commissioned researchers to study the impact of an intergenerational music project that aims to bring people together through weekly singing sessions and through the creation of audio and…

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UNIVERSITY RESEARCHERS SAY PMZ REDUCES LONELINESS AMONG OLDER PEOPLE

YOUTH MUSIC FUNDING GIVES CHILDREN A BREAK

26th March 2014

Plymouth Music Zone has secured almost £100,000 of funding to help support some of the city’s most vulnerable children and young people. The grant from the National Foundation of Youth Music will fund a 2 year programme of ‘musical respite’ for children in domestic refuges, psychiatric units and so many others who are facing really tough times or need extra support to ge…

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YOUTH MUSIC FUNDING GIVES CHILDREN A BREAK