Wednesday 3rd February 2021
Creating cultural communities – an exploration through music and art
“Picture a grey wet November morning. The location is a small room in an arts centre with 6 sanitised yoga mats, 3 musicians and some parents with their babies and...Find out more about 'Creating cultural communities – an exploration through music and art'
Thursday 13th August 2020
Collecting the Crisis – how can museums record how our lives changed in 2020?
As Senior Curator of the Leicestershire Museum Collections, my immediate response to the COVID-19 crisis (after making sure our staff and collections were safe, obviously) was how could we record...Find out more about 'Collecting the Crisis – how can museums record how our lives changed in 2020?'
Tuesday 5th May 2020
Being a Heritage Youth Forum Volunteer
Why I got involved I initially got involved with the heritage youth forum, as I wanted to further develop the knowledge and skills I had gained from being part of...Find out more about 'Being a Heritage Youth Forum Volunteer'
Wednesday 18th March 2020
What does a Liquorice plant look like and other reasons to explore uncharted paths.
Volunteering at the 1620s House and Gardens I’ve been growing vegetables for most of my adult life in various gardens and allotments where I have lived. When I retired three...Find out more about 'What does a Liquorice plant look like and other reasons to explore uncharted paths.'