John Peel Centre for Creative Arts, Stowmarket Events

The John Peel Centre for Creative Arts (JPC) is a vibrant arts centre based in Stowmarket, at the heart of Suffolk. Offering a varied programme of theatre, music, poetry and visual art exhibitions the centre is also offered for hire to members of the public, to run their own events.

The JPC is not only a lasting tribute to a much loved broadcaster but it was conceived with an objective to become a high quality, community owned arts centre which is a beacon of cultural and community initiatives & activity.

The JPC aims to foster the creative energy of local people and enable wider enjoyment of the arts in Stowmarket. It is keen to support access and participation in cultural activities and has a vison to see more members of the community able to participate in and enjoy the benefits of pursuing their own artistic endeavours and supporting the artistic efforts of others. In addition, the team at the JPC programme high-quality and high profile artists, raising the profile of the town and the aspirations of its residents.