Vera Media

Vera Media – community learning, media production, consultancy and development – is based at Hillside in South Leeds.

Following 30 years of film-making and running courses in the community, Vera Media now offers:

  • Courses for adults in community venues, among them Radio Production, Creative Media, ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages), Cook and Eat (healthy eating), Computers in Everyday Life, STEPS to Excellence and Personal Success, Wellbeing and more – some for women or people with Learning Difficulties and Disabilities, others for everyone. Many courses run at South Leeds Community Radio and other community venues, as well as inner-city schools
  • Production and recording – moving image and audio. Vera Media has produced over 150 films for training, promotion, campaigning, records of events and much more, specialising in work with public, third sector, charity, arts, environment, education, feminist and community organisations. Productions have been broadcast on the BBC, Al-Jezeerah and more, and won awards at festivals around the world.
  • Consultancy, fundraising, project and community development. Vera Media has run commissioned projects and programmes supported by NHS, Arts Council, National Lottery, European Union, government departments, local authorities, national charities, social enterprises, foundations, the Skills Funding Agency and more and is now able to offer its expertise to others. It is available for consultancy on social enterprise, marketing, projects and development for sustainability and within communities.

Are you an organisation with an idea for a new course, or someone who wants to learn something new? Interested in what else Vera Media can help you with?

Contact Vera Media on 07957 152107 or email

Hillside, Beeston Road, Leeds