#LoveOurPublic Over 1000 signatures in support

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    Over 1000 people have shown their support so far in the #LoveOurPublic campaign. Remember to pass on to your friends and family the online link to the petition and please do continue to get the word out to as many…

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    #LoveOurPublic Logos

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    To help us band together even more and show the world how much The Public means to us we’re asking businesses, single traders, artists, performers & voluntary groups who have benefitted from the fantastic venue to send us their extra…

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    #LoveOurPublic – What The Public Means To You Part One & Two

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    Our teams jumped at the chance to get out there and talk to local people about The Public (the wonderful place we work our socks off in) to hear their views about why they love it. This is the first…

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    Black Country Legends – Making-of

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    A behind the scenes look at how the Black Country Legends project. Our teams from Games Design & Practical Arts collaborated to develop an interactive installation for visitors to experience a journey throughout the four boroughs of the Black Country.…

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    #LoveOurPublic – So much, to so many

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    On 9 May 2013, The Public received messages of support from passionate fans after they received news that Sandwell Council were looking into alternative uses for The Public. The #LoveOurPublic campaign has been set up by LearnPlay Foundation, providing an…

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    Injustice: Gods Among Us Tournament

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    Electronic Dojo is proud to announce its first event for Injustice: Gods Among Us! The game has been received really well so far so show up and show us what you’ve got! Date: Saturday 25th May Time: 12:00 – 19:00…

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    The Public: Hundreds sign support petition – Via BBC

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    More than 460 people have signed a petition calling for a £67m art gallery which could be turned into a college to remain “a valuable community, cultural, digital and learning resource”. The Public, in Sandwell, West Bromwich, opened in 2008,…

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    The history of the Black Country gets computerised for new exhibition

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    The history of the Black Country is being retold in 21st century style as part of a computer game specially commissioned for an exhibition at The Public. It has been done by apprentices on the LearnPlay Foundation scheme based at…

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    Black Country Legends – Little Big Planet 2

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    LearnPlay Foundation are an Interactive Digital Media organisation who are running an apprenticeship scheme based at The Public. The Public asked apprentices at LearnPlay to design a game for this exhibition based on mysteries and legends of the Black Country.…

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    Love Our Public

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    Love our public campaign goes live! LearnPlay Foundation, based within The Public, employ up to 200 local young apprentices. One of the reasons we chose The Public as a venue was because it was the only place in the Black…

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