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Secret Swindon

Secret Swindon by Angela Atkinson Amberley Press, 2018 95 pages, includes bibliography, paperback ISBN 9781445683386 £14.99 The aim of this colourful publication is to prove that Swindon is so much more than you might think; a multi-layered, unique and vibrant … Continue reading

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Wiltshire Project

You can take part in Ted Homer’s Arts Council/HLF project to discover more about heritage and tradition in Wiltshire. Visit Ted’s website to find out more.  

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Art in the Landscape

When we think about local history, it is perhaps easiest to think about the use of the land; those who made use of it and the changes they brought. The landscape is constantly transforming from season to season. There are … Continue reading

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Chalk Badges to be Restored

The Fovant badges are famous, but less well known are those at nearby Sutton Mandeville. The Sutton Mandeville Heritage Trust has received £88,300 by the Heritage Lottery Fund to restore the regimental badges of the Warwickshire Regiment, and the 7th (City … Continue reading

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Public Art Project needs Volunteers

Locate – Investigate – Map A project to locate, record and photograph public art, namely artwork made by an artist, arts practitioner or craftsperson and located in publicly accessible spaces and places in Wiltshire. Public artworks are vulnerable to change, whether … Continue reading

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