We did it… we won our first award!

On Thursday 19th July 2018 we were at the Century Theatre in Coalville at the Leicestershire and Rutland Heritage Forum Awards evening. The Leicestershire & Rutland Heritage Forum (LRHF) is for all museums and heritage organisations covering both counties and the city of Leicester. Leicestershire & Rutland Heritage Forum We were delighted to be presented the … More We did it… we won our first award!

Coalville Guides complete Agnes Baden Powell as part of the new exhibition.. 50 Fantastic Females

So who wants to get involved in creating an army of inspirational women?? There are 50 cut-outs available for groups, schools and businesses to select and design their own woman as part of a new exhibition in Coalville planned for September 2018. There is plenty of time to decide who you want to celebrate. They … More Coalville Guides complete Agnes Baden Powell as part of the new exhibition.. 50 Fantastic Females

Famous Fifty get reported on the BBC!!!

See what the BBC said about our exhibition… they also sent a film crew who did a live broadcast at lunchtime followed by a longer broadcast in the early evening East Midlands Today programme. Coalville’s wooden WW1 soldiers depict ‘Famous Fifty’ The wooden soldiers were painted and decorated by members of the public Life-size wooden … More Famous Fifty get reported on the BBC!!!

Making friends in the right places…

Julia and Deana are at this exciting Convention in Manchester! After an interesting start to the days activities, and some nice pastries, they were soon taking part in the workshops The workshops attended included Community Health and Wellbeing Start Up Funding Kindred Spirits Storytelling In the evening there was a book launch by Steve Wyler … More Making friends in the right places…