somewhereto_ was a UK-wide project that offered people aged 16-25 access to free spaces in their communities to pursue creative and enterprising endeavours. somewhereto_ received a £7m grant from the Big Lottery Fund in 2012 to support its nationwide expansion to September 2016.

Through high-profile activity around free spaces; to date somewhereto_ has engaged over 170,000 young people, negotiated over 12,000 direct matches, supported over 3,200 enterprising activities and awarded over 7,000 endorsements for new skills gained through somewhereto_.

Nonsuch led the East Midlands delivery from June 2015 – July 2016 running events and programmes for the amazing creative talent of Nottingham.

“Working with Nonsuch and somewhereto_ has been a fantastic experience that has helped develop my confidence in myself and my business!”


June 2015 – July 2017


worth of space and opportunities unlocked in the East Midlands within 12 months.


space matches made for people aged 16-25.