Rainbow on tour

Welcome to Rainbow Voices

Rainbow Voices is a project of hope - bursting full of colourful crafts, uplifting songs and mindful moments that aim to help our local communities reflect, reconnect and rebuild in life after lockdown. Our project includes a mix of craft and singing activities to do at home, online or in-person at sessions touring to community venues.  We want to help everyone get creative and get connected!

The Singing Elf is a Social Enterprise based in Pittington. In the summer, we led this free project in our local communities of Sunderland Coalfields with thanks to funding from Sunderland City Council. In the autumn, the project moves to areas around Durham City, thanks to funding from Durham Area Action Partnership. In the Winter, the project will be in Ushaw Moor, Langley Park, Esh and Esh Winning, thanks to funding from Mid-Durham Area Action Partnership.

Check out the links below to find more info about the Singing and Craft activities available. Learn how to Get Involved as an individual or family, community group or volunteer. Visit our Whats On page to find out about sessions in your area for both kids and adults. Sign up to take part and you’ll be invited to book your free place when bookings open for each event.

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Rainbow On Tour Map

In Summer 2021 Rainbow Voices went on tour, delivering in-person sessions in parks and community venues on our Project Map. Find out What's On in your area. 

SUMMER 2021:

Zone 1: CLOSED Sunderland Coalfields including the Wards of Shiney Row, Houghton, Copt Hill and Hetton. 

AUTUMN 2021:

Zone 2: West Rainton, Pittington, Sherburn and Shadforth

Zone 3: Belmont, Carville and Gilesgate

Zone 4: Durham City

Zone 5: Framwellgate Moor, Newton Hall, Pity Me and Brasside

Zone 6: Neville's Cross and Aykley Heads

WINTER 2021/22:

Zone 7: Ushaw Moor, Langely Park, Esh and Esh Winning

If you live outside of these areas you can still take part and we hope to visit new areas later in the year.

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Thanks to our funders, Sunderland City Council and Durham AAP

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