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Guest blog: Meril says farewell

Guest blog: Meril says farewell

Some of you will already know that I am soon to leave Wiltshire Council to start a new chapter of life. The years seem to have flown by since I arrived in Trowbridge, following a long stint in London, to take up the role of arts development officer at West Wiltshire District Council 19 years … Continue reading

Guest blog: Artist support at Pound Arts

Guest blog: Artist support at Pound Arts

It’s not easy being an artist. It’s hard to make work. It’s hard to make a career. Having been lucky enough to do this myself for over 25 years as a theatre director and playwright I am acutely aware of this. It was the support of others that enabled me to grow, find my voice … Continue reading

Guest blog: Joanna Mountain-Lawrence and Jack Raisey, assistant artists and mentees, reflect on how for the George Ward Gardens public art project has inspired them

Guest blog: Joanna Mountain-Lawrence and Jack Raisey, assistant artists and mentees, reflect on how for the George Ward Gardens public art project has inspired them

Joanna Mountain-Lawrence and Jack Raisey are the assistant artists & mentees of Ron Thompson & Julie Edwards (Planet Art) who are the commissioned artists running the George Ward Gardens public art project for the Persimmon Homes site in Melksham. They assisted with the very many public engagements that Planet Art held over the summer and … Continue reading