Because exceptional activities in exceptional spaces can transform lives

Stories of Transformation

Merlin Theatre

Transforming the Merlin Theatre has enriched the cultural life of Sheffield and provided cultural venue for Freeman College and Brantwood Specialist School..



Spirit of Invention

Heritage displays are looking just wonderful in our new Hive Heritage Hub, Birmingham


Author: Janine Christley

Location: New Standard Works,Vittoria Street, Birmingham

The Glasshouse

A powerful story of regeneration from derelict factory to thriving social enterprise hub...



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Author: Chris Bauer


Find out more about how you can help us through fundraising actitivies



Target amount: £1,000.00

Amount raised: £0.00


Your support will help us continue to rescue and transform wonderful old heritage building and land and reinvigorate them for the future; thus creating a valuable legacy for disenfranchised young people in the UK.



Target amount: £20,000.00

Amount raised: £41.00

Upcoming events and activities

  • Antique Valuation Day

    Raid the attic, dig out the family treasures and bring them along to be valued by the experts from the well-established auction house – Fieldings. We will be joined by Andrew and Rachel at the Ruskin Glass Heritage Centre who will be on hand to value your items for free. Read more

  • Spring Fayre

    Join us at the Glasshouse College/ Ruskin Glass Centre for a fun filled family day. Unique Craft Stalls Resident Artists and Makers Children's Activities Free event and parking. Read more

  • Autism – Re-imagining Our Potential

    Ruskin Mill Trust and the Hay Festival are working together to celebrate neurodiversity. Our two-day event, [email protected] Mill, is a “living conference”, on the theme of autism and re-imagining potential. Read more

  • Technique, Chance and Practice as Imaginal Keys - Masterclass with Steffen Dam

    A four day masterclass in hot and cold techniques with Steffen Dam (Denmark) Read more