• © Chris Wilkins

  • © Chris Wilkins

  • © Chris Wilkins

The Island 

  • Friday 6PM - 10PM
  • Saturday 10AM - 4PM
  • Sunday 10AM - 4PM

Venue number: 63

The Island 

  • Friday 6 PM - 10 PM
  • Saturday 10 AM - 4 PM
  • Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM

Venue number: 63

  • © Chris Wilkins

  • © Chris Wilkins

  • © Chris Wilkins

The Island 

See how an old police station has been repurposed into a thriving artists’ community by ArtSpace LifeSpace. Drop in and explore the artists’ studios and former police cells, or join historical tours on Saturday (11am, 1pm, 3pm ) and Sunday (12.00, 2pm). Interactive family activities and art workshops all weekend.

Key Information

Design Information

  • Built1928
  • Designed byIvor Jones and Percy Thomas
  • Building styleStripped Neo-Georgian with Mannerist detail

This Grade II listed building operated as a police station until 2005. In 2007, it was saved from dereliction by ArtSpace LifeSpace.

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