Originally a weaving shed, the building has been fully refurbished and is now a fully accessible participatory arts space.

The building now boasts:

  1. a beautiful, spacious Activity Studio with a wooden floor and balcony overlooking the river Colne,

  2. the Bobbin, a large, friendly workshop and meeting space,

  3. the ‘Carp’ meeting room, with lift access,

  4. the Soft room multi-sensory environment,

  5. two fully accessible toilets,

  6. a kitchenette,

  7. and a display widow

With pavement level access to most public spaces and an access lift to other floors, the building also features making, administrative and storage spaces.

The Watershed hosts a wide range of practical arts workshops and training programmes from music to mosaics, filming to felt making singing to sewing.....