Charity Bike Ride to Support the YCA

Inspired by the success of some of this years young creatives with disabilities, Cressida Laywood will be taking part in a stationary charity bike ride!

YCR201523 years ago, Cressida Laywood suffered a brain haemorrhage that left her wit
h a severe
speech and language disability (Aphasia), as well as leaving her paralysed on one side.

In May of 2015, Cressida attended the Young Creative Awards Ceremony at Nottingham Playhouse. She was incredibly inspired by the success of some of the young creatives who won awards this year who have disabilities. So to celebrate the 23rd anniversary of her accident, Cressida will be taking part in a stationary charity bike ride at Nottingham Playhouse on the 4th September.

Nottingham Playhouse, Friday 4 September from 4pm – 7pm

Why not come down and support Cressdia? There will be music and dance from previous award winners and other Nottingham artists and refreshments will be available.

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Cressida has kindly agreed to give the proceeds to the Young Creative Awards – so you will be supporting a good cause.