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Create Studios wins Heritage Lottery Fund Support

Young people have kicked off new First World War media project in Swindon. Young people from Create Studios were out in force this week as part of its year-long project to involve over 60 young people from across Swindon in unearthing a moving First World … Continue reading

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Stourhead will never forget: Uncovering, Sharing and Remembering Stourhead’s War

The National Trust at Stourhead, supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund and Cranborne Chase AONB, is about to embark on a project to commemorate, through sculpture and workshops, the effect of World War 1 on the community in this corner … Continue reading

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Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red

The Tower of London has been adorned with 888,246 Ceramic Poppies to commemorate the outbreak of the first world war. Each of the individual flowers represents a British or Colonial Military fatality. This breath-taking project, called ‘Blood Swept Lands and … Continue reading

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Sassoon’s War Diaries

The war diaries of Siegfried Sassoon have been published online for the first time by Cambridge University. The papers include diary entries, sketches and reflections upon the war as it unfolded around him. The diaries bear the marks of conflict having … Continue reading

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Salisbury and the Great War

Salisbury Museum’s autumn exhibition will mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War. The interactive and engaging exhibition will chart the immediate and lasting impact of the Great War on Salisbury and the surrounding communities as well … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: Prudence Maltby introduces us to Cicatrix – scar of a healed wound

For information about this project, please follow this link: http://theartsinwiltshire.wordpress.com/2014/04/17/guest-blog-prudence-maltby-introduces-us-to-cicatrix-scar-of-a-healed-wound/  

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West Lavington WW1 exhibition of sculpture

Moods of Summers 1914 – 2014 An exhibition of contemporary sculpture taking place at West Lavington in June builds on the legacy of major artists working at the time and shortly after WW1.  The exhibition shop features the work of … Continue reading

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Artists of the First World War

Paul Chapman will be giving a talk on the artists of the First World War on 31 May at 6.30pm in the Village Hall, Wilsford near Pewsey  

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