Public art needs you! OOOHHH. Listeners. This is interesting! Creative Wiltshire are running 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.’ A call for volunteers… ‘We need the help
11th April 2017 Wake up and smell the heritage Swindon Heritage What follows is a link to an article in the Swindon Advertiser. Not written by me – it’s the work of Graham Carter of Swindon Heritage magazine. Read also about Swindon Heritage magazine here. It’s hard to argue with
Swindon Open Studios postcard lottery A quick shout out for the Swindon Open Studios original art work lottery – all proceeds to TWIGS. You’ve got 3 days left to get your entries in. There’s some fabulous pieces art – the shape and size of a postcard. #obvs There’s lots of
3rd May 2017 Dying Matters Awareness Week 8th May to 14th May This blog will be the death of me listeners it really will 😉 Okay. I’ll stop with the puns and introduce this guest post from Sue Holden. Sue is a civil celebrant and grief recovery specialist. Together with
Lydiard House & Park: Festival Chronicle Hello listeners. If it’s May then that means only one thing: The Swindon Festival of Literature! Now in its 24th year would you believe?! Well I would because I’ve been attending it pretty much since its birth. Oh my gosh – that’s a scary
April 2017 Swindon Town Gardens As I’ve mentioned on this blog more than once – Swindon is blessed with some wonderful green spaces. The Swindon Town Gardens up in Old Town being just one of them. Read about some more of them here: http://swindonian.me/category/parks-and-open-spaces/ It’s taken me some times to get round
5 fab Swindon business blogs We small business owners put a fair amount of time and effort into our business blogs. Both as a way of showcasing our products of goods and services and to help that despot Google to find and rank our pages. Read this post under the
Why you should hire a wedding venue stylist Weddings can get so bogged down in the endless exigencies of organizing and planning that the experience itself, when it finally occurs, can seem as though it has very little to do with the love that inspired it in the first place.
11th April 2017 My Switch on to Swindon story I’ve been in Swindon for around 23 years. But I’ve only properly noticed it for the last 4 years. That ‘noticing’ process began when I started to write my Born again Swindonian blog – ‘Blogging Positive about all things Swindon’.
6th April 2017 Going Wild for the Swindon Wildcats: a purrfectly good evening https://www.facebook.com/swindon.wildcats/ Twitter: @SwinWildcats Well! Here’s a how-do-you do listeners! A post in the ‘This sporting life’ section of the blog. And, even more bizarrely, written by moi. Who’d a thunk it? I put that category on the blog